His family includes his mother, Peggy Klein of rural Oskaloosa; a sister and her husband, Ann and Vince Harned of rural Oskaloosa; nieces and nephews, Chris (Tiffany) Harned, Sarah (Jesse) Westaby, Jeff (Lisa) Harned and Tim Harned.
He was preceded in death by his father and his stepfather, Elmer Klein.
Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the Central Reformed Church in Oskaloosa; with Rev. Don DeGlopper officiating. There will be a family prayer service at 9:15 Saturday morning in the west wing of the church. Burial will be held at the Hazelwood Cemetery in Grinnell.. A procession will form at noon at the Central Reformed Church for those wishing to go to the cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Friday in the Bates Funeral Chapel with the family present from 5-7 p.m. to greet friends and relatives.
Memorials may be made to the Stephen Memorial Animal Shelter.