Obituary: Margarete Sevels Klavins, 95, of Shelton

Margarete Sevels Klavins, age 95 of Shelton, entered into rest on Sunday March 2, 2014 in the Lord Chamberlain Health Care Center in Stratford. She was the devoted wife of the late Verners Klavins.

Mrs. Klavins was born in Trapene, Latvia, on April 17, 1918 daughter of the late Arturs, and Lidija (Misse) Sevels, and was a resident of Middleburg, PA, for most of her life.

She is the beloved mother of Aldis Klavins, and his wife Nancy, and Vita Watson, and her husband Wayne. She is the cherished grandmother of Edward Knapp, and Margaret Knapp, and also leaves 3 great grandchildren.

All of her services were private. Her burial will be in Middleburg, PA in the spring, beside her devoted husband who passed away in 1979.

Riverview Funeral Home, Shelton handled arrangements.

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