On March 22, Howard “Chuck” Klein at 99. Loving father of Darlene (Jerry) Gordon and Stanley (Paulette) Klein; devoted Pop Pop of Dr. Annie Gordon (Dr. Stephen Cohen), Jamie (Daniel) Altchek and Jacob Klein (Paige Putney) and great-grandchildren Ethan and Alexa Cohen and Jordan and Dylan Altchek. He was predeceased by the love of his life Marian (Helzner) Klein; parents Nettie and Jacob Klein; and siblings Shirley Berger, Gertrude Caplan, Flora Keyes and Adele Kallins. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. He was a tremendous athlete his entire life, drafted by professional baseball as a teen, hitting winners down the alley on the tennis court into his late 80s and smacking wiffle ball line drives with his great-grandkids in his 90s.

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