Harriett J. Klinedinst
Jan. 7 1914- March 19, 2012
WALKERTON — Harriett Janus Klinedinst, 98, of Reading, Mich. and formerly of Walkerton, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012 at the Hillsdale County Medical Care Facility in Hillsdale, Mich. Harriett was born Jan. 7, 1914 in North Liberty to Fred C. and Catherine (Kilburg) Krick.
Dec. 9, 1961 she married Forest William Klinedinst. He preceded her in death April 6, 1981.
Mrs. Klinedinst was a life long Walkerton area resident until moving to Reading several years ago. She was retired from the Walkerton Post Office as a rural letter carrier. Harriett was a member of the Walkerton United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Klinedinst was also preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.
Harriett is survived by her brother: Delbert “Fred” Krick of Walkerton, one stepdaughter: Linda Klinedinst of Walkerton, four stepsons: Kenneth Klinedinst of North Liberty, Larry Klinedinst of Walkerton, Tommy Klinedinst of El Cajon, Calif. and Forest Klinedinst Jr. Many nieces and nephews and several stepgrandchildren also survive.
Funeral services for Harriett will be held Friday, March 23, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. in the Nusbaum-Elkin Funeral Home, 408 Roosevelt Road, Walkerton. Pastor Charlene Harris Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Tyner IOOF Cemetery. There will be a visitation Friday two hours prior to the service from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Donations are being accepted by the Walkerton United Methodist Church in loving memory of Harriett Janus Klinedinst.