Died at his home on July 20, 2013 at the age of 62. The son of the late Royal and the late Mildred. Loving brother of Terry (Tom) Arliskas.
John received his PhD in Statistics at the University of Missouri in 1980. He was formerly the Statistical Director of the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. In 1993 joined the Division of Biostatistics at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He was an elected member of the International Statistical Institute and a Fellow of the American Statistical Association. Dr. John Klein has authored over 160 papers, many on statistical methods. Professor Klein was the statistical director of the Center for International Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Research. He was a statistical advisor to the National Marrow Donor Program. He was a co-investigator on projects with the Department of Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics, the Center for human Genetics, and the School of Engineering at Marquette University. He was an Eagle Scout and a proud shareholder and owner of the Green Bay Packers.
Visitation Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at the Funeral Home from 5PM until time of the Memorial Service at 7PM.