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Apolonia Klaus

September 22, 1933June 25, 2020

Apolonia Klaus, 86, of North Fort Myers and formerly of Branford, CT passed away on June 25, 2020. She was born September 22, 1933 in the former Yugoslavia. Apolonia was a member of Cape Coral German American Social Club and had a passion for her family, baking, sewing and gardening. She was married to the late Frank Klaus for 63 years. Frank passed away suddenly in November 2019.

Apolonia is survived by; son Walter (Kitty) Klaus; daughter Helga (Paul) Liese; and daughter Kathy (Steve) Pecylak; sister Katharina Sporrer, brother Ed (Judy) Dickmann and brother Joseph (Liz) Dickmann; granddaughter Rebecca (Shawn) Smith, granddaughter Katie Klaus, granddaughter Michelle (Mike) Peasley, granddaughter Christina (fiancé Kevin Hayes) Liese, grandson Michael (Jackie) Pecylak, grandson David Pecylak, great grandchildren Christian Peasley, Kennedy Pecylak and Reagan Smith.

Due to COVID-19 the interment at Coral Ridge Cemetery in Cape Coral will be held at later date when it is safe for out of town family and friends to travel.


Apolonia Klaus

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Guenter Denner

July 2, 2020

Did not see it coming
Always together and always with your loved ones and friends

Hannelore Eichner

July 1, 2020

We were so fond of both Apolonia and Klaus and they are really missed at the German American Social Club in Cape Coral. So many good times together, whether it was working for the club or having a good time socializing. Hannelore and Steve Eichner