Jenny T. Boleyn, 92, of Reinbeck, Iowa, died Wednesday January 14, 2009, at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center while under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice. Funeral services were held 10:30 A.M., Monday, January 19, 2009, at the United Methodist Church in Reinbeck, Iowa, with Pastor Terry Plocher officiating. Burial will follow at the Reinbeck Cemetery in Reinbeck. Visitation was on Sunday, January 18, 2009, from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M., with the family present to greet friends, at French Hand Funeral Home in Reinbeck. A memorial fund has been established. To view the complete obituary or to send messages of condolence, please visit our website at www.abelsfuneralhomes.com.
Jenny was born March 16, 1916, in Grundy Center, Iowa, the daughter of John and Tina (Bleeker) Temple. She was raised in the Grundy Center area and lived in Grundy County her entire life. Jenny was united in marriage to Albert Klar in 1936, Albert passed away in 1962. She loved crocheting and making many different styles of afghans. But most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Jenny was a member of the United Methodist Church in Reinbeck where she had been active in many church groups.
She is survived by her daughter-Betty Sutherland and her husband Darrell of Pasadena, Texas; son-in-law husband Kenneth R. Burdick of Reinbeck, Iowa; grandchildren- Mark Allan Burdick, Lori Jorgensen, Christine Lamphier, David Lamphier, Brenda Lake, Klar Sutherland, Darla Sutherland; 3 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands; Albert and Willis; daughters-Mary Burdick, Kay Lamphier; brothers- Everett and Frank; sister- Sophia.