July 20, 2008
Claudia Klich passed away on July 20, 2008, following a lengthy illness. She is survived by her husband, Jerry, their 5 children and 8 grandchildren. She also is survived by her sister, Sister Mary Josef Shingler, PHJC. Claudia was 66 years old.
Claudia was active in Our Lady of Sorrows Parish in Valparaiso, Indiana. She belonged to the Altar and Rosary Society and taught religious education classes. Along with her service to her parish, she was an active volunteer in her local school systems.
Claudia made her first commitment to the Associate Community on July 19, 2003 in Our Lady of Sorrows Church. On July 19, 2008, she was recognized for her fifth anniversary as an Associate during a special weekend gathering of the Spiritual Family of Catherine Kasper in Donaldson, Indiana. Although she was unable to be there for the celebration, she was present in the hearts and prayers of all those who were there.
Claudia’s Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Parish on July 24, and she was laid to rest at Heritage Cemetery in Portage, Indiana.
May Claudia rest in peace.