OIL CITY —
Margaret J. Kline, 79, passed away at 9:05 a.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Oil City. She had been a resident there for the past year.
Mrs. Kline was born on May 18, 1935, at Decker’s Run (Cochranton) to the late Raymond and Roxy Stearns Rhoades. She married Herbert A. Kline on Aug. 15, 1953. Mr. Kline preceded her in death on Dec. 31, 1981.
She attended school in Decker’s Run.
Mrs. Kline was formerly employed by the Titusville YMCA, Presbyterian Home, Queen Cutlery and last worked as a cook at the Rustic Inn in Hydetown.
She was a member of the Titusville Moose Family Center No. 84. She also enjoyed making crafts and collecting knick-knacks, but especially loved being surrounded by her children and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Kline is survived by four children, Ronald L. Kline of St. Augustine, Fla., Raymond M. Kline and wife, Traci, of Titusville, Richard C. “Rick” Kline and wife, Diane, of Pleasantville, Bonnie S. McClelland and husband, Ken, of Grand Valley; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; six sisters, Ruth Richards of Cochranton, Ruby Reed and husband, Warren, of Sandy Lake, Marion Runyan of Cochranton, Shirley Rhoades of Meadville, Martha Kline of Titusville, Florence Rhoades of Franklin; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey A. Kline, who died in infancy in 1969; three brothers, Ralph, Russell and Clifford Rhoades; and three sisters, Freda Mattocks, Helen Nemeth and Janet Rhoades.
Friends may call at Gordon B. Garrett Funeral Home, 303 N. Washington St., Titusville, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and attend the funeral service from the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Mark Rusnak, chaplain for Asera Care Hospice in Erie, officiating.
Interment will be in Jamison Corners Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Titusville Moose Family Center No. 84, 614 W. Central Ave., Titusville, Pa. 16354.
If you would like to leave a condolence for the family, go to garrettfuneralhomeinc.com.