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In Memory of

Kenneth K. Klein

May 21, 1924 - September 10, 2017

Obituary


Kenneth K. Klein, of Old Saybrook, CT, passed away after a long illness on September 10, 2017 in Old Saybrook at the age of 93. Ken was born in New Orleans, LA. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1942-1947 as a naval aviator in the Pacific Theater of War and in the Naval Reserve from 1948 -1967.He enjoyed a career as an engineer for Shell Oil, specializing in Exploration and Production and as Manager of Engineering at Crane Co. Upon retirement, Ken was active in many town committees in Old Saybrook.
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Kenneth K. Klein, of Old Saybrook, CT, passed away after a long illness on September 10, 2017 in Old Saybrook at the age of 93. Ken was born in New Orleans, LA. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1942-1947 as a naval aviator in the Pacific Theater of War and in the Naval Reserve from 1948 -1967.He enjoyed a career as an engineer for Shell Oil, specializing in Exploration and Production and as Manager of Engineering at Crane Co. Upon retirement, Ken was active in many town committees in Old Saybrook.
Ken is survived by his wife of 54 years, Ketty Klein; his son Leif/Kelly Klein of Madison, CT; daughter Kristina Sutay/Randy Ball of W. Hartford; son Henry/Dawn Klein of Adam, MA; granddaughters Rebecca and Samantha Sutay; Kate and Audry Klein; Estelle Klein and many cousins in Louisiana among them Versailles Bahle and Russell Bangs.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, September 18th at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 56 Great Hammock Rd., Old Saybrook at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Old Saybrook, CT.