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Obituary for Barbara Leona Kleeman (Esterly)

Barbara L. Kleeman, 87, formerly of Wyomissing Hills, passed away on Monday, October 24, 2022, in the care of Promedica Sinking Spring. She was the widow of Robert G. Kleeman Jr., who passed away in 2003.

She was born in Reading to the late Howard S. and Leona M. (Staab) Esterly.

Barbara was a founding member of St. Ignatius of Loyola Roman Catholic Church.

Left to treasure her memory are her daughters: Beth Ann Buck, wife of Harold G. Buck Jr., of West Lawn, and Lorie A. Kleeman, companion of George Stefanik, of Wyomissing; grandchildren Trevor, Brandi, and Emma, and great grandchildren Keira, Gareth, and Suzanna. In addition to her husband and parents, Barbara was predeceased by her brother, Howard Esterly.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Barbara’s memory to the St. Ignatius Memorial Fund 2810 St. Albans Dr, Sinking Spring, PA 19608.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, at St. Ignatius of Loyola Roman Catholic Church, 2600 St. Albans Dr, Reading, PA 19609, with committal to follow at Gethsemane Cemetery. Visitation in the church will begin at 10:00 a.m.

Edward J. Kuhn Funeral Home, Inc, is entrusted with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at