Onufre 'Klay' J. Klapatch

Published on Friday, 30 June 2017 21:01


Onufre “Klay” J. Klapatch, 93, of Bristol, husband of Eleanore (Klosowski) Klapatch, died on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at Countryside Manor, Bristol.

Klay was born Feb. 23, 1924, in Jamestown, Pa. and was a son of the late Mary and Onufre Klapatch. He was a longtime Bristol resident, a member of St. Stanislaus Church, Bristol and a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of WWII.

In addition to his wife, Klay leaves a son, Girard F. Klapatch and his wife, Rita, of North Bend, Ore.; a sister, Olga Langley of Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

Klay was predeceased by his beloved daughter, Robin J. Klapatch. He also was predeceased by two sisters, Mildred Michalicki and Mary Donahue; and a brother, John Klapatch.

Private graveside service and burial with military honors was held on Friday, June 30, 2017, at St. Mary Cemetery, Terryville officiated by the Rev. Daniel Wojtun of St. Stanislaus Church in Bristol.

Funk Funeral Home 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol was in care of the arrangements.

Visit Klay’s memorial website at www.FUNKFUNERALHOME.com

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Friday, 30 June 2017 21:01. Updated: Friday, 30 June 2017 21:03.