Bernard “BJ” Klein

BJ Klein, 94, of Shawnee, KS, passed away on Nov. 21, 2019. He was born on Feb. 11, 1925, in Shawnee, KS, to John and Rose Klein.

BJ is survived by his sister, Helen Dobbelaere; brothers, Raymond Klein, and Jim Klein.

He was a proud veteran of the US Navy and served in WWII.  After his service, BJ worked at Kenneth Smith Golf Factory for many years. Upon his retirement, he owned numerous night clubs in the Westport area. 


Visitation on Monday from 11am-12pm at St. Joseph Catholic Church with a funeral mass to immediately follow. Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:

St. Joseph Catholic Church
11311 Johnson Dr
Shawnee, KS 66203

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Posted in Kansas City Obituaries, Obituaries | on Friday, Nov. 22nd 2019 | 1 Comment »

One Comment on “Bernard “BJ” Klein”

  1. Peggy Kremer Says:

    Uncle B.J. will be missed. He was always a fun loving person.

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