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Kathryn Klassen

Kathryn Klassen, 95, of Hillsboro, died Dec. 4, 2008, at Salem Nursing Home, Hillsboro.

She was a homemaker and apartment complex manager.

Born May 28, 1913 at Hooker, Okla., she was the daughter of Peter R. and Agnes (Flaming) Jost.

She married Peter H. Klassen Sept. 7, 1930, in rural Hillsboro. He died in 1995.

She was a member of First Mennonite Church of Hillsboro.

Survivors include two sons, Vernon and Pat Klassen of McKinney, Texas, and Daryle and Shirley Klassen of Loveland, Colo.; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Monday morning at First Mennonite Church of Hillsboro with Pastor Randy Smith presiding.

Burial was at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Cemetery, Hillsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions made to the church.

Last modified Dec. 10, 2008