William ""Bill"" August Klein, 71 of Little Egg Harbor passed away suddenly on Sunday February 14, 2016 at Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin. Born in Brooklyn, NY he lived in Barnegat, NJ and Sebastian, FL before moving to Little Egg Harbor 3 years ago. Bill retired from Verizon in 1998 after 34 years of service, he was a member of the Moose Lodge#1767 in Sebastian, FL and he enjoyed fishing, especially his home waters of Gerritsen Beach, NY and Barnegat Bay, NJ. Bill was a family man and he loved spending time with his grandchildren and making his wife happy.
Bill was predeceased by his parents August and Anne Klein.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 40 years Diane Klein, sons Jason Klein and wife Jessica of Tuckerton, Eric Klein and wife Kimberly of Barnegat and Michael Klein and wife Jennifer of Olathe, KS, brother Kenneth Klein of Vero Beach, FL and 7 grandchildren Mikayla, Kieran, Anthony, Angelo, Kaden, Jason Jr., and Kolbie Jane.
Services are private and under the care of Maxwell Funeral Home, Little Egg Harbor.
Please make donations in Bill's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.