Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


June 19, 2013

Lela M. Klabunde

Lela M. Klabunde, resident of Corsicana, passed away in Corsicana Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at the age of 95. Lela was born Sunday, March 10, 1918 in Longford, Kan. to Charles and Ethel Everett. She was a registered nurse by profession. In 1941 she married Herbert Klabunde in Racine, Wis. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Corsicana.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Herbert; father and mother; one brother, two sisters and a son-in-law.

She is survived by her daughter Susan Christofferson of Corsicana; son James Klabunde and wife Susan of Buchannan Dam, Texas and beloved granddaughter Katlyn Klabunde of Fort Thomas, Ky.; she also survived by several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 21, 2013 at Resthaven Memorial Park with Joe Mashburn officiating.

The family wishes to thank Shepherd’s Touch Home Helpers and most especially Christine Villa for her selfless and loving care giving, and her physicians Dr. Ronald Merrill, Dr. John Updegrove and Dr. Rohit Parmar.

Online guest book available

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.

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