Dec. 17, 1939 - Dec. 28, 2009
Beloved husband, father, brother, pastor and friend is now peacefully at rest, after a five-year-long battle with brain cancer. He awaits the call of the great Life Giver.
Born Dec. 17, 1939, in Arlington, S.D., he went to sleep Dec. 28, 2009, in Yucaipa, Calif. He tirelessly served his Creator as a pastor along side his wife, Dona and evangelist and longtime friend, Kenneth Cox.
He is survived by his wife, Dona; son Michael of Yucaipa, Calif.; daughter, Karla Curtis of Las Vegas, Nev.; grandchildren, Jacqui, Austin and Jadelyn. (Gordon was their beloved "Poppi"); his brothers, Dr. Jim Klein of College Place and Ed Klein of Milton-Freewater; sister Wilma Clure of Rathdrum, Idaho. His nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family will miss him.
Memorial service will be held at the Village Seventh-day Adventist Church, at 12th Street and Larch in College Place, Jan. 23, 2010, at 3 p.m. He will be laid to rest at Mount Hope Cemetery in College Place. His memory will live on in our hearts.