A. Josephine Kline, 87, Mexico, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Waterford Health Campus, Kokomo.
Born August 31, 1924 in Miami County, Indiana, near Loree, she was the daughter of John W. and Barbara Ellen Mast Sutton. On June 6, 1942 in Mexico, Indiana she was married to Herbert H. Kline, and he passed on May 1, 2001.
She was an active member of the Mexico Baptist Church and a fifty-year member of the Jefferson Township Home Econ. Club.
She loved her family more than life, and she leaves behind three children, Marcia E. Norris and husband Bud, Peru; Dean Kline and wife Tacy, Kokomo; and Jill K. Fisher and husband Charley, Peru; five grandchildren, Troy (Tina) Norris; Toby (Julie) Norris; Nicolette Wilson; Dustin (Kim) Fisher; and Hayley Rygiec; ten great-grandchildren, Sara and Levi Norris; Breanna Townsend; Griffin, Zoe, and Huxley Fisher; Drew, Stella, and Sophia Rygiec; and Rebekah Lowe; four great great-granddaughters, Julianna Batdorf, Kahlee Ward, and Shelbi and Madilyn Black; one sister, Leota Bowman Decker, Kokomo; one brother, Jack Sutton, Peru; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Walter, Jake, and John Sutton; and five sisters, Alta Baker, Lula Lesh Couch, Lorene Rayburn, Elva and Velma Sutton; two grandchildren, Casey and Stacy Fisher.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 23, 2012 at McClain Funeral Home with Pastor Charles Cole officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Mexico.
Visitation will be from 2-7:00 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.
The online guestbook can be signed at www.mcclainfh.com. Memorial contributions may be made to American Baptist Women (ABW) of Mexico Baptist Church.