1932 – 2017
Brooklyn – Mildred (Hrabos) Litke, 85, of Brickyard Rd., died Friday, October 27, 2017 in Day Kimball Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late Samuel Litke, Sr. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Dora (Phillips) Hrabos. Mildred was a graduate of the Tourtellotte Memorial High School class of 1951; where she was a cheerleader, cheering on the football team to their many championships.
Mrs. Litke was the owner and operator of Dayville Package Store but for the majority of her life she was a stay at home mother. She enjoyed traveling and watching the UCONN Woman’s Basketball Team.
Mrs. Litke was a member of Our Lady of La Salette Church and was very active in the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts.
Mildred is survived by her sons, Samuel Litke, Jr. and his wife Michelle of Salem, OR, Timothy Litke and his wife Trenace of Danielson, and Daniel Litke and his companion Cindy Miller of Brooklyn; five grandchildren Nathaniel, Emily, Allison, Sarah, and Bradley; and three great grandchildren, Anders, Cohen, and Talon.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Mildred’s family from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2017 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Providence St, Putnam, CT. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.