Steven Kline

Steven D. Kline

ASHLAND: Steven D. Kline, 65, of Ashland, died Thursday, May 15, 2014. Born September 30, 1948 in Ashland, he was the son of Dale and Betty (Harlan) Kline.

A life long Ashland resident, Steve was a 1966 graduate of Ashland High School. He had worked at Timken and retired from Chandler Systems. He had previously owned Paine's Music Store for a number of years and was a member of Grace Brethren Church. A caring person, Steve enjoyed traveling, computers, music and was a great photographer.

He is survived by a brother, Virgil (Reny) Kline of Ashland; two nieces, Hillary Kline (Andy Knight) of Delaware, OH and Britt Kline of Columbus; and many other dear family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the Ashland Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 308 Claremont Avenue, Ashland conducted by Pastor Jon Hall. Burial will follow in Trinity United Methodist Cemetery. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 19, 2014 at the funeral home and also one hour prior to the service on Tuesday. Memorial contributions may be made to the .

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Wappner Funeral Directors & Crematory
308 Claremont Ave Ashland, OH 44805
(419) 289-1552

Published in the News Journal on May 17, 2014