|Mrs. Mildred M. Klossing, 84, of 1731 Florence Ave., Galesburg, IL, died at 10:45 PM Sunday, October 10, 2009 at OSF Saint Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.
She was born on July 11, 1925 in Macomb, IL to Alvin M. and Bernice Bradshaw Webster. She married Everett John Klossing in Kahoka, MO on January 10, 1942. He preceded her in death on April 3, 2002.
She is survived by two sons, Raymond (and Jeannine) Klossing of Andalusia, IL and Richard Klossing of Galesburg; two daughters, Marilyn (and Butch) Mahaffey of Alexis, IL and Margret (and Don) Parton of Galesburg; eight grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, two sisters and three granddaughters.
She was a beautician at the Millie Beauty Salon for 25 years, retiring in 1987. She was a member of the Henderson (IL) United Methodist Church and a volunteer at OSF Saint Mary Medical Center for the last seven years.
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel with Rev. David Kramer and Rev. Lee Savage officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at the Chapel. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Galesburg. Memorials may be made to the Henderson United Methodist Church, Hospice Compassus, or a charity of the donor's choice.