Nettie Klee

KLEE, Nettie Eliza (Brown), of Bellaire, Ohio, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, in the Forest Hill Retirement Community in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

Nettie was born February 3, 1919, in Bellaire, Ohio, daughter of the late Benjamin and Myrtle Cook Brown.

For many years she attended the Bellaire Church of Christ. During the past seven years, she enjoyed the Sunday church services provided at Beacon House in the Forest Hill Community.

In addition to her parents, Nettie was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Klee; three brothers: Walter of Prosser, Washington, George of Belmont, Ohio, and Harley (her twin brother) of Belpre, Ohio; and a sister, Anna R. Funkhouser of Centerville, Ohio.

Surviving are her daughter, Marjorie Ann (Klee) Switz of St. Charles, Missouri; two sons, Frank John Klee of Mantua, Ohio, and Jerry Lee Klee of Palmayra, Pennsylvania; and four grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received Thursday, April 25 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th St., Bellaire, Ohio, where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 26, 2013 with the Rev. Russ Landers officiating.

Burial follows in Greenwood Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Valley Hospice Foundation, 10686 State Route 7, Rayland, OH 43943.

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