1908 – 2008
Putnam – Konstancija (Pranskevicius) Klimavicius, 99, formerly of Thompson, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 in Putnam. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 62 years, Jonas Klimavicius, in 1993. Born in Lithuania, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Klimavicius.
Mrs. Klimavicius, her husband and daughter came to the USA in May 1949. The family lived in New York and Michigan before retiring in Connecticut in 1991. Mrs. Klimavicius worked as a seamstress in the NY textile industry.
Mrs. Klimavicius enjoyed her family, always maintaining close contact with her daughter and grandchildren.
Konstancija is survived by her daughter, Danute Petrikas-Kelbaugh and her husband Joseph of Hudson FL; and 2 grandsons, John and Edmund. She was predeceased by her 4 brothers and 1 sister.
A gathering will begin at 10:00 am, Friday, March 14, 2008 in the Matulaitis Nursing Home, 10 Thurber Rd., Putnam, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in Matulaitis Chapel. Burial to follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Putnam CT.