- Local Guide
Floyd James Kline Jr., 56, of Marion Center, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, in Marion Center, Pa.
A son of Floyd James Kline Sr. and Harriet (Henderson) Kline, he was born Dec. 12, 1953, in DuBois.
Floyd was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a lifelong dirt track racer, car builder and mentor to a lot of racers. He worked by his sonâ€™s side at their business, â€śDave Kline Motor Sports.â€ť He loved his Harley and his dogs.
Surviving are his wife, Jacqueline M. (States) Kline of Marion Center; his parents, Floyd Sr. and Harriet Kline; three children: Christina Fairman and husband Jason of Punxsutawney; David Kline and fiancĂ© Trudie Myers of Marion Center; and Angela Kline of Marion Center; five grandchildren: Tyler James, Emily, Rachel, Melina and Aidan; three sisters; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Loyal and Della Henderson and Chuck and Birdie Kline; and a daughter-in-law, April (Pearce) Kline.
Family and friends will be received at the Harry J. Bence Funeral Home in Clymer on Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, from 2 to 6 p.m. His funeral service will follow visitation at 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be private.
A guest book is available on-line at http://www.bencefuneralhomes.com.