Diane Klein


Diane K. Klein, age 83 of Beaver Dam, was welcomed to her heavenly home on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. She passed away surrounded by family at Beaver Dam Community Hospital.

Diane was born on August 31, 1935 in Milwaukee, the daughter of Lloyd and Ruth (Paulson) Bowen. She was a 1953 graduate of Custer High School in Milwaukee. She married Neal Klein on June 29, 1957 in Milwaukee. From 1978-1992, she worked with Neal in their business. She also worked in home healthcare, and from 1996-2002, she worked at Nancy’s Notions. She was a member of River Valley Alliance Church in Watertown and volunteered at Hillside Manor, Beaver Dam Community Hospital and as a guardian for Dodge County. She also enjoyed visiting several other nursing homes.

Diane is survived by her husband, Neal of Beaver Dam; two children, Dawn (Ken) Boville of Hilbert and Nick (Carol) Klein of Waupun; granddaughter, Abigail (fiancé Jeffery Clapper) Boville; and further survived by cousins, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; aunts and uncles; 3 sisters-in-law; 1 brother-in-law; and other relatives.

A memorial service for Diane will take place on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Caleb Atkins officiating. A time for fellowship and visiting with the family will be held immediately following the service. Private family entombment will take place at Wisconsin Memorial Park, Milwaukee. Diane’s wish was for this service to be a celebration of the wonderful life God gave her.

If desired, memorials in Diane’s name may be directed to the charity of your choice.

Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services in Beaver Dam is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at www.cstonefs.com.