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Barbara Ann (Mayne) Klinger, 84, of Walton passed away on September 10 at home surrounded by family. Barbara was born August 21, 1938 in Walton, NY the daughter of the late Daisy & Ralph Mayne. On October 12, 1957 she married Arthur B Klinger Sr. She lived most of her life in Walton where she raised her family. She participated with her children in Girl Scouts, 4-H and she was a Sunday school teacher at the United Methodist Church during the growing up ages of her children. For many years she drove school bus for the Walton School district. She also worked at Wallace Auto Parts and then D&D of Walton from 1976-2003. She stayed working full time at the family business Klinger Power Sports, where she could be found everyday greeting the customers. She assisted with the Delaware County Fair Demo Derby from 1970-2010 with Joyce Butcher. Barbara and Arthur enjoyed traveling to new places, including Puerto Rico, Sweden, Australia, Hawaii, and many U. S. destinations. She was an avid supporter of car racing every weekend with son Butch, grandson Blaine, grandsons Aaron & Kevin and great-grand kids Ava & Hayden. Barbara is survived by her loving family, her daughters, Kathy Shelton, Belinda Hodges, Joanna (Fran) Reed, and her son, Butch (Priscilla) Klinger all of Walton; her grandchildren, Aaron Shelton (Megan), Nathan (Nikki) Shelton, Kevin (Kristen) Coons, Ashley Abel (Jason), Ryan Hodges, Cody (Rachael) Reed and Kristine Reed, Makayla, Maranda, and Blaine Klinger, great grandchildren, Ava & Hayden Coons, Kalli & Kinsley Shelton and Pipa, Willow & Wyatt Abel and her sister Betty (William) Poulin. She was predeceased by her husband Arthur on October 16, 2014; grandson, Kyle Coons on May 4, 2020 and great granddaughter Kaya Coons on March 31, 2014. Friends and family are invited to call on Thursday, September 15 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at the Courtney Funeral Home, 25 Townsend Street, Walton where services will be held on Friday, September 16 at 1:00pm with the Rev. Larry Light officiating. Burial will follow in the Walton Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Barbara's memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
Thursday
15
September

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Courtney Funeral Home
25 Townsend Street
Walton, New York, United States
607-865-4383
Thursday
15
September

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, September 15, 2022
Courtney Funeral Home
25 Townsend Street
Walton, New York, United States
607-865-4383
Friday
16
September

funeral service

1:00 pm
Friday, September 16, 2022
Courtney Funeral Home
25 Townsend Street
Walton, New York, United States
607-865-4383