William F. Kling

12/05/1934 - 04/16/2022


Obituary For William F. Kling

William F. Kling
December 5, 1934 – April 16, 2022
William F. Kling, 87, Altoona, passed away suddenly on Saturday at UPMC Altoona.
Bill was born in Altoona, son of the late James H. and Geraldine R. (Irvin) Kling. He married Deborah Becker on July 3, 1995 in Winchester, VA. She preceded him in death on September 27, 2016.
Bill is survived by three daughters: Jamie (Jeffrey) Hershey of Altoona, Michele (Andrew) Konitsky of Claysburg and Stacy Kling of Pittsburgh; two step-sons: Robert Tomeo of Hollidaysburg and Joseph (Robyn) Tomeo of Camp Hill; grandchildren: William J. (Rebecca) Kling, Ashley A. Kling, Brant A. Bohn, Mark G. Bohn, Alyssa B. Hershey, Adam J. Hershey, Hunter McIntyre, Khaleb Mickey, Tiffany Tomeo and Brandon Tomeo; great-grandchildren: Isabel Kling, Teresa Kling, Sofia Kling, Giovanna Kling and Evelynn McIntyre; and a brother, Joseph (Carole) Kling of Altoona.
He was preceded in death by two brothers: James Kling and Timothy Kling; and two sisters: Linda Eckenrod and Joan Kling.
Bill was a veteran of the US Navy and retired as a truck driver for Air Ground Express.
He enjoyed caring for his granddaughter Tiffany, who kept him young. Bill was the one that his family and friends would call to fix anything.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation or services. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.
Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary, Inc.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made in Bill’s memory to: American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231.
Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.

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  • 04/18/2022

    Rest In Peace cousin, Bill. My father and your Uncle, Red Irvin, was a great friend to you.

  • 04/18/2022

    Michele and all of your families, we are saddened that you all must endure the loss of another family member ! Please know you are in our thought & prayers! Michele you know that Bob and I truly feel your pain, having lost Steve and Dad ( side by side) 😞 We are here for you 🙏💕Chris and Bob Snare

  • 04/18/2022

    May you rest in peace dad. You will be missed. Love Jamie

  • 04/18/2022

    Was saddened to hear of the passing of Bill. Our deepest sympathy to the family. Bill was a wonderful man.

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Joseph J. Stevens III

Matthew J. McConville

Christopher J. Feathers

David J. Mason