Date of BirthMarch 21, 1933

James Richard Klein Obituary

Date of BirthMarch 21, 1933

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Date of PassingNovember 18, 2016

James Richard Klein Obituary

from Riverside, California, United States

Date of BirthMarch 21, 1933

James Richard Klein Obituary

Date of BirthMarch 21, 1933

569 Views

Date of PassingNovember 18, 2016

James Richard Klein Obituary

from Riverside, California, United States


JAMES RICHARD KLEIN Age 83, passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 at home with his family by his side. He leaves his wife of 60 years, Barbara; his daughters, Christene Burgett and Karen (Steve) Burleson; his grandchildren, Lyndsay Burgett, Danielle (Jesse) Clayton, Kyle Burleson, Bryce Burgett and Bradley Burleson; his great grandchildren, Dylan Burgett, Gavin Clayton, Gage Clayton and Ethan Burgett. He was born on March 21, 1933 in Chicago, IL. After graduating from high school he enlisted in the United States Navy. He was a proud member of the IBEW Local 440 for sixty years. After 30 years as an electrician he retired and served as the Chief Electrical Inspector for the County Of Riverside. He was active in the community as a little league coach, umpire and member of the Glen Avon Volunteer Fire Department. He loved the game of golf and taught several family members the game. He will be remembered for his love for his family. Thank you to the kind and caring staff at Vitas Hospice. A memorial service was held on 12/5/16 at the Riverside National Cemetery.