Bonnie Lee Kluver, age 76, of Renville, died Saturday, June 30, 2018, at her home in Renville. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 6, 2018, at First Lutheran Church in Renville. The Rev. Stephen Cook will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Renville. Visitation will be on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at the Dirks-Blem Funeral Home in Renville. Visitation continues on Friday one hour prior to the services at the church in Renville.
Bonnie Lee Kluver was born on October 3, 1941, on the family farm in Emmet Township in Renville County to Henry and Ella (Westby) Sconberg. She was baptized and confirmed at First Lutheran Church in Renville. She and her family lived on the family farm prior to moving into town. Bonnie attended school at Renville Public Schools. She was united in marriage to George Kluver on August 16, 1958, at First Lutheran Church in Renville. Following their marriage, Bonnie and George lived in Raymond for a couple of years, they moved back to Renville in 1962. Bonnie was a life member at First Lutheran Church and she was active in many church activities , including Ladies Aid and the quilting group. She also volunteered at the RenVilla Nursing Home for many years. She enjoyed cooking and baking, having coffee with friends, and gardening and growing flowers.
Survivors include her husband George, her sons and daughters: Jim (and Valerie) Kluver of Renville, Gary Kluver of Spicer, Terri (and Ron) McGee of Olivia, Robert (and Rebecca) Kluver of Manannah, Richard Kluver of Manannah, and Tammy Kluver (and special friend Dana Christensen) of New London; 11 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 1 great – great grandchild; her sister Marion Dolezal of Edina, and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her son John, and two brothers Kenny and Leo, and two sisters Mildred and Shirley.
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