Posted: November 18th, 2022

DOUG KLEIN January 31, 1947 ~ November 14, 2022
It is with an extremely heavy heart that Michele announces the sudden passing of her dear husband, Melvyn Douglas Klein, or as he preferred, Doug, always Doug. He passed away in Bow Island on Monday, November 14, 2022, at the age of 75 years. Doug was born in Maple Creek, SK., on January 31, 1947. He met Michele Arndt in 1965, after he finished his first term at STI and they were married in Maple Creek on December 7, 1968. Doug, Michele and Heather moved to Bow Island in 1970 where they started Klein Electric. He loved his work and continued until he was tragically taken from us. Along with Michele, Doug is survived by his daughter, Heather (Micheal) Morgan (Evan, Cole and Claire); son, Aaron (Nancy) Klein (Hayley and Gabrielle); daughter, Brandi (Chris) Patterson; uncle, Wilf (Babe) Mann as well as his siblings, David, Linda, Richard, Brian, Maureen, Susan, Darcy and Vic. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so starting one hour prior to the Celebration of Doug’s Life which will be held at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. The family requests that anyone attending the celebration, to please dress casual (jeans and tee shirts). Doug’s service will be live-streamed. Anyone who is not able to attend but wishes to be a part of the service can visit and select the view broadcast button on the Home Page at service time. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at If friends so desire, memorial donations in Doug’s name may be made directly to the SPCA, 55 Southwest Drive S.W., Medicine Hat, AB., T1A 8E8. Honoured to serve the family is

Cook Southland Funeral
Chapel Crematorium &
Reception Facility
901 – 13th Street S.W.
Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4
Phone 403-527-6455
“Locally owned & directed”

2 Condolences for “DOUG KLEIN”

  1. laura gould says:

    Michelle and Family
    Im so sorry to hear about Doug’s passing. He was a good man and father, I lived just down the street from you guys growing up in Bow Island and he was always a friendly person.

  2. Don & Jeannine Thompson says:

    Michele & family,
    We are very sorry to hear of Doug’s sudden passing. May you be comforted by your family & numerous friends at this difficult time.

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