Betty Jo Klekar
Betty Jo Klekar, 75, of Orange, died Monday, April 4, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Port Arthur.
services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 7, at Claybar Funeral
Home in Orange. Officiating will be the Rev. Scott McIntosh of North
Orange Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens
near Bridge City.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
in Brewton, Ala. on Oct. 4, 1935, Betty Jo was the daughter of
Spurgeon and Cupid (Morgan) Evans. She was a faithful supporter of the
V.A. and a member of the VFW Hall in Orange. She supported our troops
and was a lifeline to her family. She will be greatly missed. You’ll be
in our hearts forever. We’ll love you always.
was preceded in death by her husband, Dominic P. Klekar; son, Stanley
Hugh Brooks; daughter, Sheila Havard; and son, Charles Brooks.
Betty Jo is survived by her daughter, Barbara Jean Smith, and she was a grandmother of many precious grandchildren.