Gary Frederick Kline, 76, passed away Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He had been a seasonal resident of Southwest Florida since 2003, owning properties in Cape Coral, as well as residing in the Shellpoint Retirement Community in Fort Myers. Originally from Upper Sandusky, Ohio, he had spent many summers boating on Lake Erie, and has had a home for many years in Columbus, Ohio.
Heattended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where he met the love of his life, Marcia Kline. In June of 1960, they graduated and in August of the same year they were married. He was a member of the Middle Bass Island Yacht Club in Lake Erie. In Florida, he was a member of the Cape Coral Power Squadron, and served as president of the Beach Parkway Association, also president of the Malaga Terrace Condo Association in Cape Coral.
He will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 54 years, Marcia Kline; daughters, Deborah Stieving (David) and Sharon Grimes; grandchildren David Stieving Jr., Hannah Stieving and Spenser Grimes; as well as brother, Dennis Kline (Lois), and sister, Suzy Swihart (Melford).
A memorial service will be held privately with the family at a later date. If so desired, memorial contributions may be sent in Gary's memory to a charitable organization of your choice.
Please visit www.harvey-engelhardt.com for online condolences.