, Derry, New Hampshire

August 9, 2012

Susanne S. Kling, 72

Windham, NH — Susanne S. Kling, 72, of Windham, NH died Saturday August 4, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Susanne was born in Tupper Lake, NY on April 9, 1940 a daughter of Edna (Hough) Lopez and the late Leon J. Smith. She had resided in Windham since 1977, formerly living in Colchester, VT and Albany, NY. She was a communicant of St. Matthew’s Church in Windham where she was very active. Susanne was also active in the Secular Franciscan Order in Derry, NH.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, David A. Kling of Windham, seven children, Andrew Kling of Salem, MA, Scott Kling of Merrimack, NH, Eric Kling of Burlington, VT, Colleen Goulding of Derry, Douglas Kling of Windham, Nicole Kneeland of Derry, and Jonathan Kling of Denver, CO, also 15 grandchildren, her mother, Edna Lopez of Hudson, NH, her sister, Saundra Lopez of San Diego, CA, and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours were held Monday August 6, 2012 from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8pm in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch St., Derry. A Liturgy of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday at 10:00am at St. Matthew’s Church, Searles Rd., Windham. Following cremation, private burial was at Cemetery on the Plain, Windham. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit