The funeral service celebrating, honoring and remembering the life of Joel Scott Klein, 36, Enid, is 9 a.m. Thursday August 24, 2017, in the first United Methodist Church with the Rev. Susan Southhall and Pastor Lance Lang officiating.
He was born to Steve and Penny Klein Jan. 28, 1981, in Enid, and passed from this life on Friday, August 18, 2017, in Enid.
Joel was raised and educated in Enid, attending Enid Public Schools starting with Glenwood, then to Waller, and graduating from Enid High School in 2001. After high school, Joel followed his brothers Jamie and Jeremy working in the drilling industry.
He leaves behind his daughter Ansley Waymen, 12, of Acworth, Georgia, and a son Cashion Klein of Edmond; his parents Steve and Penny Klein of Enid, his two brothers Jamie Klein and wife Toni, and their two children, Morgan and Ryan of Thornton, Colo., Jeremy Klein and wife Erin and their three children Taywan, Tate and Gentry of Purcell, and grandfather Mel Petee; an extensive group of beloved friends.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents Clarence Dee and Isabell Klein, Arnold Horner of Kansas, and Mary Petee of Colorado.
He enjoyed helping others and spending time with friends. The joys of his life were his two children and his family. He loved mechanic-ing and chasing storms. He also loved tinkering with old cars.
Memorials may be made in his name to the Klein Children's Fund, with Brown-Cummings serving as custodians of the funds.
Condolences may be made to the family on line at www.Brown-Cummings.com.
Published on August 21, 2017