Patricia Ann “Pat” Klingel, 77, of Marion

Patricia Ann “Pat” Klingel, 77, passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at 6:03 AM at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay.

Pat was born October 27, 1933 in Princeton, New Jersey to Bernard and Anna Louise (Lenhart) White. She married Donald L. Klingel July 11, 1956 in Washington D.C.

Pat was a long time member of the Marion Moose. Pat was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and enjoyed every moment she was able to spend with her family.

Pat is survived  by a son, Mike Klingel of Findlay, OH; daughters, Debbie Allerton of Marion, Donna Beal of Bucyrus, OH and Mary Ellen Tracy of Findlay, OH; grandchildren, Heather Nease, Andy Mowery, Josh Howald, Melissa Allerton, Jimmie Beal, and Sarah (Virgil) Boling; eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Lou Huber of Emmitsburg, MD, and Anna Harkness of MD; a special cousin, Caroline Perrini of Washington, D.C.; many nieces and nephews; and a special companion, her dog, Marcy.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Bernie White, and Joey Parker.

Friends and loved ones may visit with the family Friday, March 11, 2011 from 4-8 PM at Boyd- Born Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 11 AM on Saturday, March 12 at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Marion Cemetery. Pastor Bob Klingel will officiate the service.

Contributions in memory of Pat may be made to American Cancer Society, and Cancer Patient Services, 1800 North Blanchard Street, Suite 120, Findlay, OH 45840.

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