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Lynn Carol (Sandstrom) Klein

Lynn Carol (Sandstrom) Klein

Lynn C. Klein, 57, of Culver, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 at Essentia Health Care in Duluth.

She was born Oct. 31, 1956 in Duluth to Turre and Carol Mae (Fossell) Sandstrom and graduated from Proctor High School in 1974. Lynn was united in marriage to Theodore Klein on May 15, 1993 in Newton, KS. She served in the Army National Guard 109th L.E.M. Company in Duluth. Lynn started working for UPS in Eagan, Minn. and transfered to Duluth in 1996, retiring as dispatcher in 2013. Lynn loved gardening, knitting and reading, and especially being a mother.

Lynn was preceded in death by her father; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Thomas and Lorraine Klein; and a brother-in-law, Gregg Klein. She is survived by her husband, Theodore "Ted" Klein; daughter, Rhiannon Klein; mother, Carol Mae Sandstrom; brothers, Kelly (Sandra) Sandstrom, and Kory (Sandra) Sandstrom; sisters, Shirley (Dennis) Breitkreutz and Devon (Gregory) Willeck; brother-in-law, Stephen (Merritt) Klein; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21 at Nelson Funeral Care in Cloquet. The visitation will resume on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Cloquet, followed with Military Honors presented by the Cloquet Combined Honor Guard. Luncheon will follow in the church social hall and interment services will be at Sunrise Cemetery in Hermantown. See the family online guest book at

February 20, 2014 ~ Pine Journal, Cloquet, Minn.