Obituary: Robert Klein, 80, Free Soil. 

June 15, 2018

Obituary: Robert Klein, 80, Free Soil. 

Ronald F. Klein, 80 of Free Soil passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at his home.

Ronald was born on December 18, 1937 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of Clarence O. and Violet (Rieck) Klein and served his country during the Vietnam Conflict.  Ron also worked as a conductor for many years for the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad.

Ron will be missed by his sons, Kevin (Sonja) Schauer of Depere, Wisc., Chris Klein of Ludington, and Michael Klein of Free Soil; his grandchildren, Mason and Braeleigh Schauer, and Allison Kakes; and his sisters, Carol and Sharon.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19 at Wyman Funeral & Cremation Services in Scottville with Chaplain Mark O’Brien of Hospice of Michigan officiating. Burial will follow at Grant Township Cemetery in Free Soil.  Friends may meet with his family on Tuesday from noon until time of services at the funeral home.  Those who wish to remember Ron with a memorial donation are asked to consider Hospice of Michigan – Mason County.

Please visit Ron’s memory page at to leave a tribute of Ron for his family or to light a candle in his memory.

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