The Washington Times-Herald

August 24, 2013

Karen 'Sue' Klingle

March 27, 1949 - Aug. 23

---- — Karen “Sue” Klingle, 64, of Washington passed away at 5:35 a.m. Friday at Hillside Manor.

She was born March 27, 1949, in Louisville, Ky., to James and Lily (Mitchell) Williams. She was raised by her grandparents, Robert and Zora (Riley) Campbell.

She graduated from Reitz High School in Evansville and Vincennes University in 1985 and became a registered nurse. She was a nursing consultant for Eckman-Freeman. She was a retired emergency room nurse from Daviess Community Hospital and was a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church.

She is survived by her husband, Harold Klingle, whom she married Oct. 1, 1971; three sons, Sean Klingle of Washington, Tim (Anna) Klingle of Washington and Ryan (Melissa) Klingle of Odon; nine grandchildren, Garrett Smith, Kaitlyn Klingle, Emily Klingle, Colton Harvey, all of Washington, Evan Klingle, Noah Klingle and Mia Klingle, all of Odon, Rylea Klingle and Harris Klingle, both of Florida; one brother, James Campbell of Portsmouth, R.I.; three sisters, Donna Harting of Evansville, Cindy Warren of Largo, Fla., and Patricia Smith of Newark, Del.

She is preceded in death by one infant grandson, Logan Patrick Klingle; her parents, James and Lily (Mitchell) William; and her grandparents, Robert and Zora (Riley) Campbell.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, with Rev. Gordon Mann as celebrant. Burial will be at a later date.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Ed Lee Mortuary.

Memorial donations may be made to American Diabetes Association, 1701 N. Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311.

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