Nancy A. Klocke Obituary

Nancy A. Klocke Obituary

   Nancy Ahern Klocke, age 97, of Edina, Missouri died Thursday, October 18, 2012 at Northeast Regional Medical Center, Kirksville.

   Nancy was born at Plevna, Missouri on April 25, 1915 to Tivy and Constance (Smith) Ahern.

   She married Ralph Klocke on May 14, 1938 and he preceded her in death in 1984.

   Nancy was a homemaker and had owned and operated a flower shop in Edina for many years. She was a member of the Bee Ridge United Methodist Church and an Edina resident for many years after moving from the farm in the Bee Ridge community in 1978.

   She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Delaney and husband Bill, Edina; six grandchildren, DeeNita Whiteley and Pat, St. Louis; Barry Delaney and Connie, Jefferson City; David Delaney and Kristi, Marceline; Bob Delaney and Marie, Kirksville; Rick Delaney and Lesa, Edina; and Michael Delaney, Kansas City, MO; eleven great grandchildren, Jacob and Danielle Whiteley, Lauren, Matthew, Eric, Jason, Patrick and Ashley Delaney, Kiley Herriman, Brad Hunt, and Christina Hudson, and seven great-great grandchildren, Karyn, Jillian, Deakan, and Kenna Delaney, Isobele and Lorelei Hudson, and Zaden Hunt.

   She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph and son Marion Klocke.

   Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday October 20, 2012 at the Doss Funeral Home in Edina with Fr. Mike Penn officiating. Burial was in the Bee Ridge Cemetery, Edina. Pallbearers were her grandsons, Barry, David, Bob, Rick, and Michael Delaney, and Pat Whiteley.

   Memorials may be made to Bee Ridge Cemetery and these may be left at or mailed to Delaney Funeral Home 1720 N. Missouri Ave., Marceline, MO 64658.

   Arrangements are under the direction of Delaney Funeral Home in Marceline.

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