GARRISON -- Claude J. Klein, 82, Garrison, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2001, at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby.
He was born Feb. 7, 1919, in Gary, S.D., to Fredrick and Selma (Swanson) Klein. He married Carol Jean McGill. He worked as a diesel mechanic for Yellow Freight for many years. He was a member of the District 77 Union of Aerospace Workers.
Survivors include his children; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and brothers and sisters.
His wife died earlier.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at VFW Post No. 1816 in Garrison with Pastor Michael Lynch officiating. Burial will be in Garrison Cemetery.
Friends may call an hour before services Saturday at the VFW.
Arrangements are with Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd.
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