Celebration of Life for wrestler, coach Luverne Klar

A Celebration of Life service will be held for Luverne “Coach” Klar, who wrestled in high school and college in Iowa, then coached in Minnesota. Klar died Saturday, March 11 in Mankato, Minn. at age 92.

The Celebration service will be held April 22 from 5-8 p.m. at the Loose Moose Saloon and Convention Center at 119 S. Front Street in downtown Mankato. “Everyone is invited to participate in Coach Klar’s final practice,” according to Klar’s obituary, which offered an invitation for attendees to share stories and memories. Friends and family wishing to make memorial gifts are encouraged to honor Klar with contributions to the Coach Klar Memorial Fund. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com