March 1, 2020 ~ 5 Adar 5780
Susan Bender Kling, 78, died peacefully on Sunday, March 1, 2020 in Louisville, Kentucky at Episcopal Church Home after a short battle with ALS.
Susan grew up in Columbus, Ohio. She met her husband of 54 years, Robert, while attending Ohio State University. She was a loving mother of four amazing daughters, and an adored grandmother of four grandchildren. She was a highly respected career executive at Manpower where her contributions were highly prized and greatly celebrated for over 30 years. Nothing made Susan happier than spending quality time with her four grandchildren. Susan was the most beautiful person and soul, and had a powerful positive charisma, that affected all those around her. In addition, Susan was a valued member of Congregation Adath Jeshurun.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Israel Bender and Sarah Simon Bender, her husband, Robert W. Kling, her daughter, Andrea, and her siblings: Milton, Betty and Floyd.
Lovingly remembered by her daughters, Julie Kling, Karen Shpilberg (Dr. Victor) and Tricia Siegwald (Stan); her grandchildren, Jacob and Andrea Shpilberg, Joshua Siegwald and Lucas Kling.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 3rd from 12-1 PM, services will begin at 1 PM, at Herman Meyer & Son, 1338 Ellison Avenue with burial to follow in Adath Jeshurun Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Congregation Adath Jeshurun or donor’s favorite charity.