Mildred M. (Biesen) Klebs

Obituary
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MILDRED M. KLEBS (NEE BIESEN) BLUFFTON, SC Mildred M. Klebs (nee Biesen), age 93, of Bluffton SC, formerly of Lansing, IL, passed away June 18, 2014. She is survived by two children: James A. (Becki) Klebs of Lansing, IL and Kathleen K. (Wayne) Corley of Bluffton, SC; five grandchildren: Kristin (Chad Lukas) Trzoski, Amanda (Jon) Mossman, Cassandra Klebs, Lorene and Sarah Corley; one great granddaughter, Vivian Lukas; one sister, Phyllis (Walter) Hayes; and sister-in-law, Carol Biesen; along with many nieces and nephews. Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Klebs; father and mother: Herman (Rose Shier) Biesen; siblings; Henrietta (Emmel) Peterson, Clarence (Ruth) Biesen, Charlotte (Floyd) Tatum, Wilbur (Lois) Biesen, Charles Biesen, and Madelyne (Wayman) Bruner. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 12:00 PM at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2505 Indiana Ave, Lansing, IL. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Friends are invited to visit with the family on Friday from 3:00-8:00 PM at the Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Rd., Lansing, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the Low Country or to Trinity Lutheran Church in Lansing. Mildred worked with her husband, helping manage his business. She was known for her kindness and generosity. She read voraciously and made sure everyone had the proper greeting card, "because I know they like them". www.schroederlauer.com

Funeral Home
Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
3227 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438
708-474-0024
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Published in The Times on June 20, 2014
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