Carl John Klingener

Carl John Klingener of Dover, NJ, formerly of Boonton and Boonton Township, passed away Friday, April 15, 2022. He was 83.


Carl was born in Dover to Carl J. and Victoria (Kohut) Klingener in 1939. He graduated from Boonton High School. Carl joined the U.S. Air Force. He became a plumber and worked for himself and for Westenberger before retiring.


Carl was a member of the Boonton Township Fire Department as well as a past chief. He was also a member of the VFW Post #242. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating in his spare time.


Predeceased by his parents, Carl is survived by his beloved wife, Lynnellen (Van Riper); his daughters, Jane Marie Klingener; Sharon Klingener; Katheryn Kephart; Janet Eggert (Todd); and Cathleen James (Curt); his sons, Karl John Klingener (Carvie Gillikin) and Bill Klingener (Rosilina); his grandchildren, Courtney, Jacob, Danielle, Kimberly, Hayley, Brody, Nicole, Kacy, Todd and Jacqueline; his great-grandchildren, Declan, Reagan and McKenna; his brothers, Edward Klingener (Patty Ann) and Mark Klingener (Diane) and many relatives and friends.


Please join the family for visitation on Thursday, April 21st from 3:00 to 7:00pm at Codey & Mackey Funeral Home of Boonton. A Funeral Service will be held at 6:00pm. Interment will be private.