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Roger H. Kleindl, 75, of Billings, retired from the Navy and from the city water plant, died at home of cancer on Friday, July 19, 2013.
He was born in Blue Earth, Minn., on Sept. 24, 1937, to Frank and Liz “Sophia” Kleindl. He attended Billings schools then joined the Navy. He served 20 years as a machinist mate before retiring in 1975.
He then worked for the city of Billings in the maintenance department at the water plant until he retired there.
He married Donna Derheim in 1959. They had four children, Diana, Kevin, Curtis and Tammy; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, July 26, at Veterans Park, 13th Street West and Poly Drive. Military honors will be presented at 4:30 p.m. Arrangements are by Cremation & Funeral Gallery.