Their family is also honoring the couple with a card shower. Greetings may be sent to them at 1005 Second St. S.E., Le Mars, Iowa 51031.
The Klein family includes: Diane Prieksat of Le Mars; tim and Crystal Klein, Ron and Heike Klein, and Tom and Mindy Klein, all of Kansas City; Carmie and Gary Bosch of Sioux Falls, S.D.; Dan and Karen Klein of Phoenix, Ariz.; Steve and Bonnie Klein of Ankeny; Julie Kounkel of Jasper, Minn.; and Amy and Kevin Schumacher of St. George, Utah. The Kleins have 28 living grandchildren, one grandchild deceased, and seven great-grandchildren.
Merlyn Klein and Jan Roder were married at St. Mary Church in Remsen Sept. 29, 1984, with the Rev. Paul Eisele officiating.