Dennis E. Klinger

March 8, 1947July 17, 2021

Dennis E. Klinger (Dewey), 74, of Herndon, PA, passed away July 17, 2021 at UPMC West Shore Hospital. Born March 08, 1947 in Klingerstown, PA he was the son of the late Stanley and Katie (Ramberger) Klinger. Dennis was a graduate of Tri Valley High School and served his country in the US Army during Vietnam. He was retired from NAVSUP in Mechanicsburg. Dennis was a member of the Diamond Jubilee Memorial VFW post 2385, Gratz, the Klingerstown Fire Company and St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, Klingerstown. Dennis was a devoted father and grandfather who loved spending time with family and friends. He was known for his sense of humor and was always “terrible, but thanks for asking”, one of his many ways to get a smile. Dennis is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Klinger; 2 grandchildren, Morgan Moore and Jason Moore; 2 great-granddaughters Sawyer and Hazelee Moore; 1 sister Carol (Darvin) Troutman; 4 brothers, Dean Klinger, William (Norma) Klinger, Don (Christie) Klinger, Ronald (Rosanne) Klinger; 1 sister-in-law, Gudrun Klinger; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Dennis was predeceased by 2 sisters, Marion (Marlin) Schreffler, Ruth Ann (Mark) Sims; 4 brothers, Stanley (Viola) Klinger, Roy (Anzonetta) Klinger, Glenn Klinger, Randy Klinger; 1 sister-in-law, Lorraine Klinger. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 31, 2021 at St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, Klingerstown. Visitation for family and friends will start at 10AM with services starting at 11AM and a graveside internment with military honors to follow. All are welcome to come and celebrate Dennis’ life.


  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, July 31, 2021


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Ward Becker

July 28, 2021

My sympathy to your family. I was a classmate of "Dewey" Tri-Valley class of 1966. He could always make us smile.
Ward Becker

Joseph Miller

July 22, 2021

A friend, coworker, veteran and respected by all and someone who will be greatly missed.
Thanks for the memories.