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Scott R. Klinzing, 65 of Springfield, passed away on September 2nd, 2023 after a courageous battle with cancer.

He married Donna Ribby on August 28th, 1982. Together, they had two daughters Kate Klinzing of Willard, MO and Amanda Klinzing of Springfield, MO. In 1983, he began his career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons and retired in 2010 after 26 years of service.  After retiring from the Federal Medical Center in Springfield, MO, he briefly worked campus security at Missouri State and OTC before moving to his dream home on Grand Lake in Wyandotte, Ok.

He is survived by his wife Donna, his two daughters Kate and Amanda, his grandchildren Mason and Lillian Livingston of Willard, MO, his brother Randall Klinzing (Karen) of Tonica, IL his sister Sue Jahn (Randy) of Chicago, IL and along with numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins.

A visitation will be held at Gorman- Scharpf Funeral Home on Sunday, September 10th from 2pm-4pm.

The burial will take place Monday, September 11th at 2pm at Turner’s Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri providing a final resting place for Scott.