Archive for Sunday, December 9, 2001

Bernadine A. Bellinger Kline

December 9, 2001


— Services for Bernadine A. Bellinger Kline, 79, Woodward, Okla., will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. Burial will be at Wild Horse Cemetery in rural McLouth.

Mrs. Kline died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2001, at her daughter's home in Woodward, Okla.

She was born Oct. 5, 1922, in Seiling, Okla., a twin daughter of John Arthur and Millie Emeline Lytle Weeks. She lived in Oskaloosa since 1971 and shared time since 1990 in Boron, Calif. She moved to Woodward a year ago.

She worked as a waitress at The Kitchen Restaurant and the Old Bank Cafe, both in Oskaloosa, and at the Innes Tearoom in Wichita.

Mrs. Bellinger Kline was a member of the Boron, Calif., Lions Club and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 36 in Oskaloosa. She also served as president of the Kansas State Twins Assn. She attended Friends Bible College in Haviland.

She married Glen Orville Kline in 1939. He was killed in action April 10, 1945, during World War II. She married George D. Bellinger on April 5, 1951, at Carson City, Nev. He died in 1990. She married Lawrence Kline on Aug. 24, 1991. He died in 1995.

Survivors include six sons, George Milton Bellinger, Imperial, Pa., Donald Glen Kline, Whittier, Calif., Dennis Floyd Bellinger, Rome, N.Y., David Joseph Bellinger, Oskaloosa, Terrance Leland Bellinger, Oskaloosa, and Ronald Charles Bellinger, Lawrence; a daughter, Barbara Maxine Patrick, Woodward, Okla.; two sisters, Josephine Almeda Thornberg, Pittsburg, and Maxine Martha Dyer, Kansas City, Mo.; 22 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The family suggests memorials to Stanwood Friends Church, sent in care of Barnett Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.

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