Marisa Kay Klein, 13, of Caledonia, succumbed to cancer on Friday, July 30, 2010 at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, MN after a year-long battle with cancer, surrounded by her family and friends.
She was born December 2, 1996 in LaCrosse, WI to Thomas and Darlene (O'Heron) Klein. Marisa attended St. Mary's Catholic School, Caledonia through the 7 th grade. She enjoyed texting, facebook, scrapbooking, watching the Twins, playing softball and basketball and spending time with her friends.
She is survived by her mother, Darlene, and brothers, Dylan and Derek; her grandparents, Lois O'Heron and Gaylord and Virginia Klein, all of Caledonia, along with many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Tom Klein and her grandfather, Pat O'Heron.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 am, Wed. August 4, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 418 S. Pine, Caledonia. Father Gregory Leif will officiate. The burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia. Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm Tuesday at Holy Family Hall, next to the church and they also may call one hour prior to the service Wed. at the church. McCormick Funeral Home, Caledonia is assisting the family.