Obituary: Nancy L. (Hill) Klish


Obit-CandleNAUGATUCK — Mrs. Nancy L. (Hill) Klish, 66, of Naugatuck, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 at Yale New Haven Hospital. She was the widow of Douglas C. Klish.

Mrs. Klish was born in Waterbury on Sept. 4, 1947 a daughter of the late William L. Hill, Jr. and the late Marie C. (Triano) Hill. She was a lifelong resident of Naugatuck and a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Naugatuck. She worked for many years as a child care provider and was a former employee of Toddler Town in Waterbury. Nancy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who touched the lives of everyone she knew

Mrs. Klish is survived by a daughter, Gretchen (Klish) Brooks of Naugatuck; a son, Jonathan Klish of Naugatuck; two sisters, Donna DeCarlo and her husband William of Inverness, Fla., and Marsha Minicucci and her husband John of Naugatuck; two brothers, William L. “Bill” Hill, III of Phoenix, Ariz., and Mark G. Hill of Naugatuck; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Joe and Sue Klish of Farmington; her cherished grandson, Carter Brooks of Naugatuck and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Mrs. Klish was predeceased by her sister-in-law Michelle T. Hill.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 at 8 p.m. at Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Road, Prospect. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In memory of Nancy Klish, contributions may be made, in lieu of flowers, to the Traurig House c/o Gaylord Hospital, 50 Gaylord Farm Road, Wallingford, CT 06492.

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