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Ron Klem

Written by on January 21, 2022

A Mass of Christian Burial for 87 year old Ron Klem of Memphis will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, at St. John Catholic Church in Memphis with the Rev. Simeon Etonu officiating.

Committal services, with military honors provided by the Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial V.F.W. Post #4958 of Memphis, will be in the Memphis Cemetery.

Ron Klem died Thursday, January 20, at the Clark County Care Center in Kahoka.

Memorials are suggested to St. John Catholic Church in Memphis or the Clark County Care Center and can be left at or mailed to the Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main St., Memphis, MO 63555.

Mr. Klem is survived by his wife, Millie, of the home; children Todd and wife Diana Klem, Jeffrey Klem, and Garth and wife Jeannette Klem; siblings: Dianne, Bob, Dan, Sue and Pete; 5 grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

Online condolences may sent to the family of Ron Klem by signing the guestbook at

Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service.