Paul Klingele

March 13, 2012

Paul Klingele

Paul Klingele, of Sammamish, passed away at Providence Marianwood in Sammamish on Friday, March 9, 2012. He was 88 years old.

Paul was born Oct. 11, 1923, in Salem, Ore., the son of Louie and Winifred Klingele. He was raised in Seattle on Beacon Hill and graduated from Cleveland High School. He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He married Esther Rose on Feb. 23, 1943, and they celebrated 60 years of marriage in 2003.

Survivors include his two daughters, Sandie Masterjohn and Cheri Jones, both of Sammamish; five grandsons; 11 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

A committal service will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2012, at Tahoma National Cemetery.

Remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.