2010-08-21 / Obituaries

John E. Klein

A funeral service for John E. Klein, 71 of Hebron, was held August 17, 2010 in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home. Burial was in Cedar Hill Cemetery with the Licking County Veterans Alliance providing military honors.

Mr. Klein passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2010, at his home. He was born July 27, 1939, in Newark to the late Edward H. and Gleneva (Evans) Klein.

Mr. Klein graduated from Newark High School in 1958. He retired from the Newark Air Force Base. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army; a life member of the Druids; and former member of the Eagles and American Legion. He enjoyed bowling and power weight lifting.

Survivors include his brother, James (Linda) Klein of Benton, AR; his adopted family, Terry and Pat Loughman, Sr. of Newark; Dean and Becky Hottinger of Newark; Godchildren, Tammy (Bob) Brooks, Terry Loughman, Jr., both of Newark, and Amanda and Brittney Chalfant; special weight lifting buddy, Russ Dodson; and numerous cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Food Pantry Network of Licking County or the Homeward Bound Humane Society.

Additional tribute information is available at: www.vocfh. com.

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