A resident of Geismar and native of Dutchtown, passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at the age of 86. He was a retired mechanic with Allied and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy
during WW II. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Elaine Barber Kling; son, Gary A. Kling, Sr. and his wife, Judy Brownie Kling; sister, Alice Kling; Special Niece, Darlene Sibley; grandchildren, Gary A. ""Andy"" Kling, Jr. and his wife, Jody, Bryan J. Kling and his wife, Andrea L., and Chad M. Kling and wife, Andrea P.; and his great grandchildren, Sydnie, Parker, Presley, Gabrielle, Brennan, Paxton, and Kensley. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace and Luce Ann Kling; four sisters and three brothers. Visiting will be at Ourso Funeral Home, Gonzales on Monday, October 7, 2013 from 5 pm to 9 pm. Visiting will resume on Tuesday at St. John Catholic Church from 9:30 am until Communion Service at 10:30am. Burial to follow in Greenoaks Memorial Park, Baton Rouge. Pallbearers will be Andy Kling, Bryan Kling, Chad Kling, Ricky Vaughn, Carey Poche, and Luke Peppers. Honorary pallbearer is Sonny Sibley. Please offer your condolences to the family at www.oursofh.com.