William John Kluth was born in Napoleon, Ohio to William John Senior and Kathryn (Holers) Kluth on May 21, 1926. He was baptized on June 6th , 1926 and confirmed on May 25, 1941 at St. Pauls Lutheran Church, Napoleon, Ohio. He enlisted in the Navy in March of 1944.
On June 26, 1954, He married Doris Jean (Ludvick) in Denver, Colorado. They have three children; Kathleen Cole, Karen Segura and William C. Kluth all of Aurora, Colorado. Six grandchildren and several great grandchildren. William retired from the Navy, July 1968 and moved to the Aurora Area thereafter.