Mary Kline

Saturday, November 2, 2002

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary L. Kline, 94, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home.

She was born March 8, 1908, in Perry County, daughter of Joe and Susan Layton Mattingly. She married Henry J. Kline. He died Dec. 13, 1958.

Kline had worked in the laundry at St. Mary's Seminary. She was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church at Brewer, Mo., and the Blessed Sacrament Sodality.

Survivors include four sons, Edgar and Vincent Kline of St. Louis, James and Merlin Kline of Perryville; four daughters, Sister Catherine Kline of Taiwan, Mildred Griesemer of Springfield, Mo., Zelma Penny of Fort Worth, Texas, Theresa Kelly of St. Louis; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter and a brother.

Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Christ the Savior Church. The Rev. Felipe Martinez will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church from 8 a.m. until time of service.

Miller Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.