Pauline Ann DePauw, age 73, of Malcom, died Sunday, September 4, 2016 at her home. Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Friday, September 9, 2016, Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn with Fr. Corey Close officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Brooklyn. Visitation: 4 to 7 P.M. Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn. A memorial fund has been established.
Pauline is survived by her husband Michael; her children, Allan (Brenda) Graham of Brooklyn, LaDonna Santosus (Rick Hudson) of Brooklyn, Annette (Corey) Hasley of Guernsey, Curt (Sheila) Graham of Lynnville, Brad (Michelle) Graham of Brooklyn; a step-daughter Laura (Josh) Nelson of Knoxville; fifteen grandchildren, Bradly Graham, Jordan Graham, Andy Sneller, Brandon Graham, Cody Graham, Cameron (Dana) Eichhorn, Cassie (Tyler) Foels, Madison Hasley, Brendan Hasley, Caleb Hasley, Ason Santosus, Bailey Santosus, Jarred Santosus, Carrie Graham, and Kyle Graham; four great-grandchildren, Devan Eichhorn, Blake Stevens, Shane Stevens and Coltyn Eichhorn. Also surviving are her siblings, Darlene Read of Brooklyn, Glen (Becky) Cline of Tama, Mary (Tom) Doyle of Toledo, Denise (Mike) Kurovski of Ankeny, and Karen (Steve) Renbarger of Grinnell; and a sister-in-law, Pat Cline of Tama.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son Mark Graham, and a brother David Cline.
Pauline Ann Cline was born January 19, 1943 in Grinnell, Iowa, the daughter of Manus and Ruth Smith Cline. She graduated from Tama High School in 1962. Pauline and Michael Raymond DePauw were married May 6, 1995 in Brooklyn, Iowa. Pauline enjoyed sewing, quilting and gardening. But she spent most of her time with her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and making many cherished memories.