God grant eternal peace to Mary Louise (Stanley) Klein, loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She passed from this life to the next on May 2nd, 2018. Mary Lou was born in Wichita, Kansas on August 24th 1938. She graduated from St. Mary’s Cathedral High School where she was a cheerleader her junior and senior year. She studied ballet during her school years, and oil and watercolor painting in her adult life. She married Norman Klein at 18 and spent the next several years raising her family and, “trying to keep her three boys from hurting themselves and each other”. She enjoyed caring for her family, playing bridge, treasure hunting at garage sales, raising African violets, taking walks, family games of Aggravation, and watching Sister Angelica’s program. Her passion was her faith. She enjoyed going to Mass and she prayed the rosary every night for us all. Mary Lou was as sweet as she was beautiful and will be missed by all that had the pleasure of knowing her.
She is preceded in death by her husband Norman Klein, parents Harold and Marguerite Stanley, sister Jane Henrion, and brother Harold Stanley Jr. Left to cherish her memory are her sister and husband, Katherine Elizabeth (Stanley) and brother-in-law Larry Kincheloe; sons Michael (Terri), David (Therese), and Robert (Barbara); and grandchildren Samantha Klein, Nichole (Ben) Hosack, Ryan Klein, and Berkeley Klein; and many nieces, nephews, and other family members.
Rosary at St. Mark Catholic Church 19230 West 29th St. N., Colwich, Kansas at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 20th. Funeral Mass at St. Mark Catholic Church, Colwich Kansas, at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 21st, with lunch following. Graveside service at 1:30 p.m. at Resurrection Cemetery, 1640 N. Maize Rd, Wichita, Kansas. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Recovery International, http://recoveryinternational.org/support/donate/