She was born Jan. 28, 1934, in Wabash, to Albert and Geraldine (Sparks) Haynes.
She married Frederick J. Kling Sr., on Jan. 23, 1954. He died Oct. 31, 1980.
She was a graduate of Laketon High School, Laketon. She was a homemaker, member of Liberty Mills Community Church and enjoyed reading, spending time with family and attending church.
Survivors include two sons: Frederick J. (Linda) Kling Jr., North Manchester; and John A. Kling, Liberty Mills; two daughters: Joanne (Roger) Allen, and Julie (Kenneth) Shepherd, both of North Manchester; eight grandchildren; one-stepgrandchild; 20 great-grandchildren; one sister: Marchetta Rowe, Huntington.
She was preceded in death by her husband, one granddaughter, Lindsey Kling; and two brothers: Robert Haynes and Donald Haynes.
Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, and one hour prior to service at McKee Mortuary, 1401 SR 114W, North Manchester. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at McKee Mortuary with Pastor Dennis Rowe officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester.
Memorials may be made to the Liberty Mills Community Church.