Kristine Ann Niese Klosowski

April 24, 2013


Kristine Ann Niese Klosowski, 36, formerly of Leipsic, died April 17, 2013, at the Naval Hospital in Pensacola, Fla.

She was born May 25, 1976, in Toledo. She graduated from Miller City High School and attended Sinclaire College, majoring in graphic design.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Adam Klosowski, whom she married on June 16, 2006; parents, Gerald L. and Phyllis A. Niese; a brother, Jeffery (Laurie) Niese, of Leipsic; grandmother, Ruth Niese, of Leipsic; special friends, Cynthia (Josh) Wittshire and family and Sunshine Pattison; nieces, Allison and Megan; and nephew, Travis Niese. Their only child was Potsie, the dog she loved to walk and take to the park. She had a one-of-kind laugh and love for family, friends and fun.

Preceding her in death were her grandparents, Thomas and Ruth Lammers and Charles H. Niese.

Kristine was a member of Pensacola Corry Station Bowling League, the Swingers, and her hobbies included reading, traveling, scrapbooking and jewelry designing. She attended Holy Family Catholic Church and for the past six years was a Navy wife. As a military spouse, she traveled with Adam to five duty stations and cared for other military wives and their families in time of need.

Special thanks are extended to all the staff at the Naval Hospital in Pensacola, Fla., for their loving, compassionate care during this time. Thanks to Manpower staff at the Naval Hospital for everything done and beyond. Also, thanks to Father John Licari of St. Anne Parish.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church, New Cleveland. Father Stephen Schroeder will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa, where a Scripture service will be held at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, for those who wish, donations may be made to a charity of choice in memory of Kristine Ann Klosowski.

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Kristine Ann Niese Klosowski