Lynelle Kluis


Mrs. Lynelle Kluis went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Monday, Nov. 4, 2019.

Born Dec. 7, 1942, in Paterson, N.J., she was the daughter of the late John and Cornelia Bosloper.

Mrs. Kluis was raised in Paterson and relocated to Onancock, Va., in 1965, where she lived most of her life. She was a part time registered nurse and retired from Nassawadox hospital. She’s currently a member of Baptist Bible Church, but attended Allen Memorial Baptist Church while living in Salisbury, Md.

Mrs. Kluis leaves behind her daughter, Karen Kluis Banks, of Salisbury, Md.; daughter-in-law, Evonne Kluis, of Virginia Beach, Va.; her granddaughters Audrey Lynn Kluis and Katie Astrid Banks; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her beloved husband Anthony “Tony” Kluis; son, David Scott Kluis; and son-in-law, Kevin Michael Banks.

A service to celebrate Mrs. Kluis’ life will be held at the Baptist Bible Church in Accomac, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at 3 p.m., with Pastor Robert Fletcher officiating. A private burial will be held at Fairview Lawn Cemetery in Onancock.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Mrs. Kluis’ memory may be made to Baptist Bible Church, 24577 Front Street, Accomac, VA 23301, or to The Gideon’s International, C/O Carl Balance, P.O. Box 546, Parksley, VA  23421, or to a charity of one’s choice.  Memory tributes may be shared with the family at

Arrangements were made by the Williams-Onancock Funeral Home.

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