Jessie Margaret ‘Marge’ Klausman

Jessie Margaret “Marge” Klausman, 90, Wichita, Kan., passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Charles and Jessie Margaret (Hiltner) Karle.

Surviving are a daughter, Joelle Wales (Gery) of Wichita, Kan.; a son, Kevin Klausman (Cindy) of Altoona; three grandchildren: Jana Klausman, Kristopher Wissman and Alex Young; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; five siblings, Charles, Herbert, Donald, Edith and Richard; and a grandson, Michael Young.

Marge was a homemaker.

A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Altoona.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142. Arrangements are by Downing & Lahey Mortuary West. Tributes may be made via the Mortuary website.