Doris M. Kline, 83, a former resident of Juniper Village, Meadville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at Rolling Fields, Conneautville.
She was born Jan. 27, 1929, in Marlborough, Mass., a daughter of Bennett and Olive Cleversey Cross. She married Eugene M. Kline on March 22, 1952; he survives.
Doris was employed at Peoples National Bank in Marlborough and subsequently worked for 20 years as an executive secretary at Datacom Systems Inc. in Framingham, Mass.
She had been a member and former Sunday school superintendent at Holy Trinity Church, Marlborough, and was a member of Christ Episcopal Church, Meadville.
Doris was a very positive person who loved life. She enjoyed traveling and attending Navy reunions with her husband; loved animals, especially cats; and especially loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors, in addition to her loving husband, Eugene, of 60 years, include three children, Mark Kline and his wife, Judy, of Harrisonburg, Va., Gary Kline of Meadville, and Stacey Kline of Meadville; eight grandchildren, Marcus, Beverlee, Jacob, Brent, Nathanael, Lisa, Jaimie and Kerry; four great-grandchildren, Emmett, Nicolas, Julius and Jaxson; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Arnold Cross, and a sister, Barbara Cummings.
There are no calling hours.
A memorial service at Christ Episcopal Church, 870 Diamond Park, Meadville, will be held at a future date and time to be announced.
Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Marlborough.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, 870 Diamond Park, Meadville, Pa. 16335.
Arrangements are under the direction of Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, where memories and condolences may be shared at waidfuneralhome.net.