The following obituary was posted to the Sheehan, Lowe & Powers Funeral Home website.
Anna M. (Heelan) Klim, a longtime resident of both Stoughton and Orleans passed away in Brockton on Monday April 21, 2014.
She was 89 years old and the beloved wife of the late John L. Klim. She is survived by her 5 loving children, John Klim and his wife Cathy of Cummaquid, Mark E. Klim and his wife Marilyn of Bridgewater, Dianne M. Langeland and her husband Douglas of Cummaquid and Boston, Vanessa Stewart and her husband Leonard of Raynham and Roberta Harback and her husband Peter of Stoughton. Other survivors include her sister Dorothy “ Dottie” Klim of Rockland, her 11 grandchildren, her three great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends. She was also a sister to the late Loretta Tejeda, Mary Grande, Francis Heelan and William Heelan.
Born February 15, 1925 in Canton, Massachusetts Anna was a daughter to the late Francis P. and Clotilda F. (Hellman) Heelan. She attended Stoughton Public Schools and was a 1943 graduate of Stoughton High School.
Mrs. Klim was employed as an Office Assistant by the John J. Rogers Insurance Agency in Stoughton for over 25 years. She had also been employed by the former Dr. Buckley D.M.D. and the John Hancock Life Insurance Co. Her hobbies included traveling throughout New England and Cape Cod, bird watching, and quality time spent with her family and friends. She will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.
Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend visiting hours which will be held on Thursday April 24, 2014 from 4-7 p.m. in the Sheehan, Lowe & Powers Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 115 Monk St., Stoughton.
Her funeral will be held on Friday April 25, 2014 at 8 a.m. from the Sheehan Funeral Home, 115 Monk St., Stoughton, followed by a Catholic Mass of Christian Burial for the repose of her soul at 9 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, 122 Canton Street, (Rt. 27) Stoughton. Burial will immediately follow at the MA Veteran’s National Cemetery in Bourne at 11:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to:
The Nephcure Foundation
15 Waterloo Ave.
Berwynn, PA 19312