KLEPACKI NELLIE A. KLEPACKI (nee Lindley), 91, of Berea, Ohio passed away on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011.
She was born on March 18, 1920 to Homer and Juliet in Nantes, France.
She is the loving mother of Janet Tarase of N. Olmsted and Joanne and James Rady of Brunswick; adoring nana to Katie and Hannah Tarase, Elizabeth, Emily and Ariel Rady.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 44 years, John; and her sister, Evelyn Tomasik.
Nellie graduated from Collinwood High School and was the first woman machinist in Cleveland.
She also worked in sales and was a mail clerk. Nellie, Ohio enjoyed spending time with her family, sewing, puzzles, playing Bingo and being a life-long member of the Girl Scouts.
Friends may call on FRIDAY, SEPT. 2 FROM 4-8 P.M. AT WAITE AND SON FUNERAL HOME, (3300 CENTER RD., BRUNSWICK, Ohio 44212) with a service held at 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choosing in her name.
Interment will take place at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio on Sept. 6, 2011 at 2 p.m., leaving the funeral home at 1 p.m.
Published in The Plain Dealer on August 31, 2011