Celebrating the life of Sidney Gene Klinger
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Sidney’s family would like to thank Dr. Jon Strutzenberg, Generations at Neighbors and Mercy Hospice for their excellent care. Also thanks to family and friends for their love and support with a special thanks to Sandy Klinger for her help and support.
Sidney is survived by his wife of 57 years, Janet Klinger of Pecatonica; son, Jeff (Patty) Klinger of Tucson, AZ; daughter, Lorraine Schardt of Roscoe; grandson, Colton Klinger of Sterling; granddaughter, Lindsey Schardt of Roscoe; step-grandson, William Vance of Tucson, AZ; former daughter-in-law, Michelle Klinger of Sterling; brothers, Wayne Klinger of Winnebago, Neil (Cindy) Klinger of Pecatonica; sister, Sandy Klinger of Rockford; several nephews and nieces.
Sidney is predeceased by his parents; brothers, Melvin Klinger, Jerry Klinger, Lynn Klinger.
There will be a private family visitation at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. Private burial at Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery near Pecatonica. For an online obituary and tributes go to www.genandtfuneralhome.com.