Faye A. Kleer
Faye A. Kleer, age 82, of Shelby died Monday, September 25, 2017 at her home.
She was born June 18, 1935 in Tiro, Ohio the daughter of the late George and Pauline (Smith) Ball. Faye was employed for 29 years at Shelby Sales Book and enjoyed knitting. She was a member of First Lutheran Church in Shelby, where she was well known for the coconut cakes she made for funeral luncheons, and was a member of Mothers Club for many years. An excellent baker, her apple pies were a family favorite. She loved the time she spent with her husband Bob wintering for 20 years in St. Augustine, Florida.
A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Faye is survived by her husband: Robert W. “Bob” Kleer, whom she wed in February 1970; 6 children: Steven Griffith of Mansfield, Julie (Jay) Pettit of Shelby, Mark (Roseann) Griffith of Shennandoah, Wendy Kleer of Mansfield, Robert W. “Rob” (Karen) Kleer, II of Michigan, and Randy Kleer of South Carolina; 1 son-in-law: Jim Brown of Mansfield; 6 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; a brother: Larry Ball of Shelby; a sister: Lois (David) Hutchinson of Shelby. She was preceded in death by her parents, and 2 daughters: Vicky Schumacher and Marie Brown.
Family and friends are welcome on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 6-8 PM at Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Rev. Rus Yoak will officiate. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby.
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