Sidney “Sid” L. Klecker, 95
MONTE VISTA — Sidney (Sid) L. Klecker -- father, grandfather, great-grandfather, rancher, farmer, businessman -- passed into his eternal life at the age of 95 on March 25, 2020. He was born in Monte Vista on March 16, 1925, the son of Sid F. and Helen Klecker.
He will be missed by friends and family: his sons, Jan Klecker (Pam) and Gary Klecker (Loretta); son-in-law, Michael Reikofski; his grandchildren: Erin Keefer (Jim), Stephanie Klecker, Adam Klecker (Stephanie), Jessica Godwin (Daniel); and Sid’s five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie; daughter, Sharon Reikofski; and sisters, Shirley Klecker and Sally Kehler.
Because of current restrictions on gatherings, the family will have a celebration of life in Sid’s memory at a later date at the Monte Vista Cemetery where he will be interred next to his wife, Marjorie. Donations may be made in Sid’s memory to the Rio Grande Hospital in Del Norte.