Marilyn Louise Klein, 79, of Orofino, Idaho, formerly of Walla Walla, died June 10, 2011, at Guardian Angel Nursing Home in Lewiston, Idaho.
Memorial funeral service will be June 29, 2011, at 10 a.m. at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home Chapel with Father Patrick Kerst officiating. Burial will follow in the Mountain View Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Washington State Head Injury Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice through the funeral home, 315 W Alder, Walla Walla, WA.
Marilyn was born in Walla Walla on Sept. 29, 1931, to Conley and Mildred Hand Kincheloe. She attended Berney School and graduated from Walla Walla High School in 1949.
On June 24, 1950, she married Allan M. Klein in Walla Walla. She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in Orofino and a former member of Assumption Catholic Church in Walla Walla.
Survivors include her daughter, Teresa Knaggs of Orofino; sons, Richard (Ruby) Klein of Kennewick, Donald Klein of Lewiston and Daniel Klein (Susan) of Boise; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren;
one brother, Gerald Kincheloe of Desert Palm Spring, Calif.; and sister-in-law, Mary Kincheloe of College Place. She is preceded in death by her husband, Allan; son, Ronald Klein; her parents; two brothers, Robert and Gene Sr, Kincheloe; and two nephews, Dennis and Gene Jr. Kincheloe.