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Just found out about your mom, what a beautiful lady she was. Growing up in Parkville and going to OLS, I think we shared a Clapis in every grade. Our condolences to you all.
Fondly, Ginette,Denise,Linda,Darold,Dan, & Tom Levesque


Posted by: A friend   Dec 02, 2019

We extend our deepest sympathies to the entire Clapis family in the loss of your mother.
What a amazing life she had and what a great legacy she leaves behind.
Thoughts and prayers are with you.
Sincerely Rick and Connie Smith


Posted by: Rick Smith - West Hartford, CT   Oct 08, 2019

Jerry and Family -

My condolences on the loss of your mom, grandmother and great-grandmother. It sounds like she was an amazing lady! May your happy memories sustain you.
Gayle Hills


Posted by: A friend   Oct 08, 2019

Best times ever. Love to the OLS family. A Clapis in every grade and twins to boot. You are all truly Blessed.


Posted by: Sandra Theriault - Southport, NC   Oct 08, 2019

My condolences to the entire Clapis family.
Margaret was a fixture in the Parkville community and will be missed. She also raised very kind, considerate and loving children who represented the true meaning of family.

Glenn Silva


Posted by: Glenn Silva    Oct 07, 2019

Exceptional wouldn't even begin to describe Margaret's generosity regarding all her charitable endeavors. We'll always remember her organizing trips to Woodloch Pines in the Poconos. What a great time we had. She will be sorely missed.


Posted by: Yvette & Manny Giuliano - ROCK HILL, SC   Oct 07, 2019

I think of your mom often when I tend my garden. She always had such a a stunning garden. Oh, it's nothing she'd say, It needs so much work! Meanwhile, everything is healthy, thriving and blooming, literally bursting out of that backyard plot! She could make anything grow! She put so much love into everything she did. A true force for good in the world on all fronts. I feel lucky to have known her. Wishing you all peace in this time of loss. Love, Linda


Posted by: Linda Castronovo - Hadley, MA   Oct 06, 2019

Margaret was an extraordinary lady. I so enjoyed our conversations both in person and on the phone. She was an inspiration - my "idol". I learned much from her on the art of aging with faith, grace and humor. While I will no longer be able to sit next to her and chat, I know she is now in a wonderful place. I will never forget her beautiful smile, sparkling eyes, and sharp wit. She found joy in her faith,

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Posted by: Nancy Hannigan - Stafford Springs, CT   Oct 06, 2019

I remember your Mom with such fond memories... Remember (Christine and Roseann) when she made us nuns' habits? I always had so much fun at your home during our OLS days... Keeping you all in my thoughts.
Donna Kozyra


Posted by: A friend   Oct 06, 2019

With deepest sympathy during this time of difficulty.


Posted by: Fisette-Batzner Funeral Home Duksa Family Funeral Homes - Newington, CT   Oct 06, 2019