Sharon Kline, 67
Sharon M. Kline, 67, of Wapakoneta, went to be with her Savior at 1:55 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Wapakoneta Manor, after several years of extended illnesses.
She was born Dec. 7, 1945, in Lima, the daughter of Helen (Myers) and Lawrence Winegardner Klopfenstein. Her mother survives in Wapakoneta, and her father is deceased. On Dec. 10, 1982, she married Robert C. Kline, and he survives.
Also surviving are three sons, Scott Redman, of Wapakoneta, Jeff Redman, of Lima, and Robert Redman, of Wapakoneta; two step-sons, Doug Kline, of Ottawa, and Shane Kline, of Wapakoneta; two step-daughters, Susan Mullins, of Wapakoneta and Mindy Hastings, of Marion; eight grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; a brother, Larry (Rhonda) Winegardner, of Elida; and several nieces and nephews.
A homemaker, Sharon had worked at Miller’s Textile Services in Wapakoneta. She was an active member of the New Life International Church in Lima, where she volunteered for the soup kitchen and was one of the leaders on the shepherding team.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, with the Revs. John Bowers and Marc Curry officiating. Burial is to follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be directed to St. Rita’s Hospice.
Condolences may be expressed at bayliffandeleyfh.com.