- August 11, 1921 - January 28, 2011
- Estherville, Iowa
of Jean's Passing
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“Hi John and Bev, I am so sorry to hear about the death of your beloved mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Karen
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“We are saddended to hear of Jean's passing. Wish we could be there. Please know that we are thinking of you. Rick and Deb
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“Thinking of you. Jack enjoyed visiting with Jean while delivering mail several years ago. Jack and Judy Bixby
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“A great lady from a fine family. My condolences to the family.
When we worked for the Klingbeil's, Jean always provide delicious food and...Read More »
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“To The Klingbeil Family: Dennis & I want to extend our sympathies on the pasting of your mother,grandma. Our prayers & thoughts are with you all at...Read More »
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“John and Cheryl----Dave and Brenda and family
We are sorry ro hear of Grandma Klingbeil. You are in out thoughts and prayers.
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“So sorry to hear of your mom/grandma's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time.
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“To the Klingbeil Family:
I am so sorry to read about the passing of Jean. I just wanted you to know that my thoughts and prayers are with you...Read More »
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So sorry to hear about Jean. She was a great lady and we had some fun visits when she came into Boone Jewelry. Treasure the...Read More »
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“So sorry to hear of your loss of your mom .She was a very nice lady @we enjoyed taking care of her with home health.You have our Sympathy. Rhonda...Read More »
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****DUE TO WEATHER ONCE AGAIN - VISITATION AND FUNERAL HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED****
Margaret Jean (Bosold) Klingbeil, the daughter of John and Anna (Campbell) Bosold, was born August 11, 1921, on the family farm in Jack Creek Township in Emmet County, Iowa. She passed away Friday, January 28, 2011, at Avera Holy Family Health in Estherville, Iowa, at the age of 89.
She attended country school through the 8th grade and then completed her education and graduated from Ringsted High School in 1939.
On November 30,1940, Jean was united in marriage to John E. Klingbeil. The couple moved to a farm north of Gruver, Iowa, where they lived, raised their family and farmed. Her greatest interests in life were her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved farm life greatly . In her leisure time, she enjoyed reading and raising flowers. John died in 1994. They were blessed with 54 years of marriage.
Jean was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Estherville, where she was involved in various committees and activities in the church, including United Presbyterian Women.
Left to cherish Jean's memory are her children, Beverly Heise and her husband, Bob of Bloomington, Minnesota; John E. Klingbeil and his wife, Cheryl of Estherville; grandchildren, Anna Gram and her husband, Jeffrey of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Brenda Clymer and her husband, Dave of Estherville; Bobby Heise of Richfield, Minnesota; great-grandchildren, Harriet Jean Gram, Josef Henry Gram, Colton Lee Clymer, Carter John Clymer, John Marcus Klingbeil, Devin Ronald Klingbeil; sister, Kathryn Wiseman of Estherville; and sisters-in-law, Doris Klingbeil, Edna Weir and Della Klingbeil.
Preceding Jean in death were her husband, John; daughter, Susan; grandson, John R. Klingbeil; her parents; one brother, Robert; and two sisters, Mildred Dominy and Mary Ellen Ricke.
East Side Cemetery