Obituary for Lorraine Mary Kluting

Born: Jul. 9th, 1917
Passed Away: Dec. 13th, 2015


Wednesday Dec. 16th, 2015
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 7:30pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Thursday Dec. 17th, 2015
9:30am to 10:30am at St Joseph's Catholic Church
Directions to St Joseph's Catholic Church


Thursday Dec. 17th, 2015, 10:30am at St Joseph's Catholic Church
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Mrs Lorraine Kluting, age 98, of Coopersville, was reunited with her husband, family and friends in heaven on Sunday, December 13, 2015. She was born in Conklin, MI. to the late August and Mary (Finkler) Schmuker. Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband Leo Kluting on Dec. 30, 1992 and 4 brothers and 2 sisters. She was a women of deep faith, loved to spend time with her family and friends and was a self-taught musician who played a variety of instruments. She was the oldest member of St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wright and a member of St Ann’s Guild. Lorraine is survived by her children, Edward Kluting, Erwin (Joanne) Kluting and Eugene (Lee Anne) Kluting; grandchildren, Mike (Theresa) Kluting, Lori (Dave) Hastings, Jeff Kluting, Mark (Renee’) Kluting and Evan (Kerri) Kluting; 17 great grandchildren; 14 great great grandchildren with 2 on the way; sister Marie Cribley and many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Wright with burial in St Joseph’s Cemetery. She will repose at the church one hour prior to the service on Thursday morning. Relatives and friends may greet the family Wednesday 2 to 4 and 6 to 7:30 p.m. with a Rosary to begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Throop Funeral Home, 214 Church St, Coopersville. In Memory of Lorraine please consider a donation to Lori’s Voice, P.O. Box 66, Coopersville, MI 49404. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home Coopersville, 616-837-8161


at St Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
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