1883 - 1947
Fred Klinger, well known resident of Watertown, died at her residence, 1018
South Tenth Street, on
was the former Marie Giese and was born in Germany
She married Mr. Klinger in the town of Shields in 1901 and following their marriage they lived near here. Later they moved to Watertown where Mr. Klinger was for many years engaged in the automobile business.
Surviving are her husband, four daughters and a son; Mrs. E. J. King, Mrs. Carl A. Raue, Mrs. Norman Becker and Wallace Klinger, this city; and Mrs. Delbert Keltner, Milwaukee. There are 13 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Two brothers also survive, Fred and Edward Giese, Duluth, Minn.
Mrs. Klinger was a member of the First Congregational church. She was a woman who was devoted to her home and family and took a great interest in her garden and flowers, a lover of nature. The funeral was held from the Schmutzler Funeral Home with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery. Rev. Harry E. Philo officiated.
Cross Reference: Fred Klinger obit
History of Watertown, Wisconsin