Mrs. Lois Kliefoth was taken home with Jesus June 7, 2017. She was 91.
Lois was the daughter of the late Frank and Susan Saksek. Her
four brothers, and one sister preceded her in death as did her son,
Timothy Charles Westlund and her grandson, Derek Westlund.
married Rodney Charles Westlund July 7, 1947 in Cloquet, Minnesota.
Their union produced five children, four grandchildren, and
one-great-grandchild. They were divorced in May of 1975. Rodney
Westlund died Sept. of 1989.
Lois went on to create a successful
career with Color Bright, Inc. of Minneapolis-St.Paul, Minnesota
as a bookkeeper. Eventually, God blessed her with a second
marraige. She met and married Walter Kliefoth on May 13, 1978.
Walter Kliefoth died in January of 1992.
Lois moved to
Sienna Garden in Panama City, Fl. She lived there until 2016. At that
time she moved to live with her daughter and son-in-law Gary in Frisco,
Locally, Lois was an avid BINGO player and spent many
happy hours quilting with her daughter Sue. She also loved
worshiping God with her Cape Hatteras Baptist Church family.
Kliefoth is survived by her daughter Susan Patchel (Gary) of Frisco;
three sons, Curtis Paul Westlund (Edith) of Marlton, NJ;
Frederick Kim Westlund of Westhampton, NJ; and Ted John Westlund (Gail)
of Greenwood , Indiana; three grandchildren, Clare L. Westlund, Owen
R.C. Patchel, and Samuel Westlund; and one great-grandson Asher Nole
The family will honor Mrs. Kliefoth's wishes for
cremation and for her remains to rest in the family cemetery in
Hummelstown, PA. No local services are planned. Condolences to the
family may be expressed via the on-line register at
www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was
entrusted with arrangements.