In Loving Memory
Dec. 26, 1947 – March 20, 2015
It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Matthew “Matt” Samuel Klein (67), who passed peacefully on March 20th, 2015 surrounded by his family. He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend to all and will be greatly missed. He is preceded in death by his parents, Matt and Edith Klein, and his sister, Denise Romanick.
Matt is survived by his loving wife, Chris Klein of 46 years. He leaves his loving memories to be cherished by his children, Matthew Samuel Klein, Jr. and Carmen (Jim) Basham; his brothers Kevin (Beth) Klein, Stephen (Linda) Klein, Curtis (Ramila) Klein; sisters Barbara (Dan) Motherway and Renee (Les) Harper; his grandchildren, Jessica (Lyn) Francis, Lance (Samantha Noble) Klein, Brad (Kelsey) Klein, Connor, Emme, Tucker Tremayne, and Jake Basham; as well 6 great grandchildren, and many other loving relatives, and friends.
He served in many different roles during his career at the Alabama State Docks and retired in central maintenance. He was a member of the St. Pius X Catholic Church. He loved nature, vacationing in the mountains, and especially loved Alabama football (Roll Tide Roll!) A special thank you to the Mobile Infirmary Hospital and Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans for their loving care and support. A private family service will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Little Sisters of the Poor, 1655 McGill Ave. Mobile, AL 36604. Expressions of condolence may be offered at hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL 36526.