Eleanore (Ellie) Klosowski Klapatch

Published on Monday, 11 September 2017 19:58


Eleanore “Ellie” (Klosowski) Klapatch, of Bristol, widow of Onufre Klapatch, died on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at Village Green, Bristol.

Eleanore was born in New Britain and was a daughter of the late Mary and Frank Klosowski. She was a long time Bristol resident, and devoted member of St. Stanislaus Church, Bristol.

Eleanore spent her career working as the first female Registrar of Voters. When Eleanore wasn’t working, she spent much of her time pursuing her passion, bettering her Bristol community through politics, including running for mayor.

Eleanore leaves behind a son, Girard F. Klapatch and his wife, Rita, of North Bend, Ore.; as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her loving husband, Eleanore was predeceased by her beloved daughter, Robin J. Klapatch, and by her three sisters and four brothers.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol is assisting the family.

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

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Monday, 11 September 2017 19:58. Updated: Monday, 11 September 2017 20:00.