Geraldine R. Klein

Geraldine R. Klein, 85, of Millville, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 18, at her home with her family by her side, after a lengthy illness.

Born July 26, 1928, in Philadelphia, a daughter of the late Darius Robert and Katherine (Linton) Mangam. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter J. Klein on Nov. 30, 2007; a son, Walter J. Klein Jr.; and three sisters, Elsie M. Ide, Alice Claire Klein and Helen E. Mangam.

Geraldine attended schools in Bucks County. She was a member of St. Columba Catholic Church and collected for the cancer society for many years.

She is survived by two sons, Bill Klein and his wife, Susan and Steven Klein and his wife, Lisa, all of Muncy; two daughters, Jane Smith and her husband, Sean, of Langhorne and Ruth Metzger, of Millville; twelve grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Katherine Miller and her husband Thomas, of Rock Hall, Md. and Ruth C. Hammond, of Hatboro; also by many nieces and nephews.

A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at St. Columba Catholic Church, 329 Iron St., Bloomsburg, with Monsignor Robert E. Lawrence as celebrant. Burial will be at convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to American Heart Association.

Friends unable to attend may send condolences at

Bunnell Funeral Home Inc., 179 E. Main St., Millville, in charge of arrangements.