Madonna R. Klaes - 91
10/3/1923 - 6/9/2015
Madonna R. Klaes age 91 of Clinton passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center North. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday June 16, 2015 at Prince of Peace Parish, Clinton. Visitation will be held from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Monday, June 15th at the Pape Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Dexter and Robert Klaes, Jack Androski, John Paul Sullivan and Larry Witt. Honorary pallbearers will be Rachael Androski, Gabriella Klaes, Alexandria Klaes and Stan Jensen.
Madonna was born in Cordova, IL on October 3, 1923, the daughter of Raymond G. and Ellen (Enwright) Sullivan. She graduated from Our Lady of Angels Academy and St. Joseph’s Mercy Hospital School of Nursing. Madonna married Charles Klaes on October 25, 1947 in Clinton. Charlie passed away in 1988. Madonna was a Registered Nurse at both St. Joseph Mercy and later Jane Lamb Hospitals had worked at the Fashion Shoppe on Main Ave. and with her husband, owned and operated Charlie’s Supper Club. Madonna was a member of Prince of Peace Parish and the TRI-S Women’s Club. She enjoyed playing cards, traveling and spending time with her family.
Madonna is survived by two sons; Michael (Lou Ann) Klaes of Roswell, GA and James (Maggie) Klaes of Clinton; five grandchildren; Rachael, Gabriella, Alexandria, Robert and Dexter; three great grandchildren, Jackson, Eddie, and Charlie; a brother, John (Sandra) Sullivan of Marshall, MO; and two sisters, Betty Alloway of San Diego and Mary Ann McCoy of Elyria, OH; and several nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two sons, Robert and Charles; and a granddaughter. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com
Visitation will be held from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Monday, June 15th at the Pape Funeral Home.
A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday June 16, 2015 at Prince of Peace Parish, Clinton. Burial will be in St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery.View Madonna R. Klaes's Guestbook