Betty R. Klein, wife of Judge Lee F. Klein, passed away on February 11, 2017 at the age of 93. She was born in North Tonawanda on February 6, 1924.
Betty was her husband's court clerk for 18 years, retiring in December 2000. She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Shawnee, lifetime member of the Starpoint PTA, Pendleton Historical Society and the New York State Magistrates and Court Clerks Association.
Besides her husband, she is survived by a so,n L. Cort (Trina) Klein; and a daughter, Kris (Douglas) McLean; brother, Karl (Gloria) Hildebrandt; sister, Janet (late Robert) Duckworth; and brother-in-law Clyde (late Gretchen) Peters. She was predeceased by her sisters, Dorothy (late John) Rowland and Ruth (late Elmer) Lamb. Also surviving are three step-grandchildren; and one great-step-granddaughter; along with several nieces and nephews.
There will be no prior visitation. A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorials to St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Shawnee or to Odd Fellows and Rebekah Health Care Center, would be appreciated by the family.
Online Condolences at pruddenandkandt.com.
Published on  February 12, 2017