Lilian Ana (Oliveira) Klinger, 40, of Wethersfield, loving wife, caring mother, cherished daughter, sister, daughter-in-law and sister-in-law, was called to the Lord, Sunday, May 19, 2019. She was born January 23, 1979 and raised in Natal, Brazil, one of three children to Neto and Nancy (Hitt) Oliveira. Lilian attended St. Joseph College, earning her Master’s Degree in Education. She met the love of her life, Michael Klinger, they married and began their journey through life together on February 23, 2002.
Lilian was a very caring and nurturing person, who was full of life, which made her a perfect fit for her job as a Special Education Teacher at John Patterson Elementary School, Newington. She was a very caring and involved mother. Even though she liked to be home with her family, she was always up to trying new and fun things, which included shopping, sports, trips to the beach and most especially her children’s activities. Lilian touched the lives of many people.
Along with her husband Michael Klinger, Lilian will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by cherished children, Caroline “Callie” Grace, Jacob Michael and Luke Joseph, all of Wethersfield; her three siblings, Sergio Oliviera and his wife Aline, Sylvia Oliveira, all in Brazil, and Joel Oliveira and his wife Sara in Boston, MA; as well as the entire Klinger Family. She was predeceased by her sister Anna Oliveira in 2011.
Friends and relatives may pay their respects to Lilian and her family, Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 4-7 pm at the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 34 Beaver Rd., Wethersfield. A Mass of Christian Burial, celebrating Lilian’s life, Friday May 24, 2019 at 10 am in the Church of the Incarnation, 544 Prospect St., Wethersfield (Attendees are requested to go directly to church). Interment will follow the Mass in Holy Cross Cemetery, 17 Wickham Rd. at the corner of Hebron Ave., Glastonbury. To read the full obituary or for further information, please visit farleysullivan.com.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Lilian Klinger Family Fund at: