Obituary of Martha Sue Klover |

Obituary of Martha Sue Klover

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Martha Sue Klover passed away on January 16, 2016. .

She was born October 23, 1938 in Kansas City, Kansas to Martha Leona Brodbeck Klover and Reverend William Wilbur Klover Sr. She joined her brothers Bill and Jon Klover. They lived in Kansas until World War II. During World War II they resided in Orlando, Florida where her father was stationed as a chaplain in the army. After the war they returned to Kansas and later moved to Santa Monica, California.

Sue graduated from Santa Monica high school. She attended Midland Lutheran College in Nebraska and finished her collegiate education at California State University at Hayward, where she graduated with a teaching credential. She taught elementary school and went on to have a career postretirement in substitute teaching. She ran a daycare in the 1990s out of her home, and shared many fond memories of her time with the young pre-schoolers.

Martha Sue Klover was married to David T Bowman in 1960. To this marriage two children were born, David William Bowman and Eric Jon Bowman. They subsequently divorced. Sue then married Lyle Nadeau. Sue and Lyle spent 20 wonderful years together. Lyle passed away in 1998.

In her very active retirement, she loved to substitute teach in the Grass

Valley School District, she also raised and bred Havanese show dogs, and generally had a great time traveling.

She leaves behind, her two sons, her nieces and nephews and numerous friends and relations.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her older brother and his wife the Reverend Bill and Revered Alice Klover.

A party in her honor will be held at her home at 1 to 5 p.m., on Saturday January 23.

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