Jared Robert Klinger, 22, of 2 North Hillside Ave., Ludlow, died unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.
He was born on Feb. 14, 1992, at Ft. Polk, La. and was the beloved son of Robert "Joe" Klinger and Carla Fleming Klinger and beloved brother of Danika Klinger.
Jared was a 2010 graduate of Kane High School and excelled at soccer, a game that he loved his entire life. He also loved fishing and spending time with friends and family.
He served in the U.S. Air Force from 2011 to 2014, where he attained the rank of Airman First Class.
Jared is survived by his parents and sister; his paternal grandparents, Herbert and Alexandra Klinger of Shippenville; his maternal grandmother, Betty Fleming of Knox; his paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Gurnee of Emlenton; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.Â
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Carl Fleming of Knox.
A memorial service for Jared Robert Klinger will be heldÂ at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.in Kane at 2 p.m. Sunday with Mr. Tim Casey officiating.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.