Patricia’s life began March 18, 1937 in Detroit. She lived most of her life in the Detroit area and was a nurse at Holy Cross in Detroit for more than 35 years. Upon retiring in 2002 Patricia and her husband LeRoy moved to Watervliet. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, playing bingo, was an active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Watervliet and a member of their Altar and Rosary Society.
Patricia’s greatest joy came from spending time with her loving family which includes; two sons Lawrence Kliss and David (Claire) Kliss both of Watervliet, a sister Nancy (Al) Sleyter of Canton, Michigan, a niece Donna Abercrombie, and two nephews Mike (Angela) Sleyter and Mark Sleyter.
Patricia died Thursday, May 9, at Caretel Inns of Lakeland in St. Joseph. Her husband LeRoy Kliss and parents Harry and Helen (Sponski) Bahorski precede Patricia in death. Patricia has been cremated and Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, May 18, at 11:00 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Watervliet. You are invited to leave a message of comfort for Patricia’s family.
St. Joseph Catholic Church
157 Lucinda Lane, Watervliet MI 49098