Jeffrey J. Klapotz, age 57, of Litchfield, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, surrounded by his loving family at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis.
Memorial Service will be on Sunday, May 5, 2019, 11:00 A.M. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Hutchinson.
A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held one hour prior to the service, from 10:00-11:00 A.M., at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Hutchinson.
The family invites everyone to attend the luncheon at the Hutchinson Event Center immediately following the service.
Jeffrey James Klapotz was born on March 11, 1962, in Hutchinson, Minnesota. He was the son of Edwin and Mary (Guerrero) Klapotz. Jeffrey was baptized at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Hutchinson. He grew up going to school in Hutchinson.
Later, he made his home in Litchfield where he raised his three children. He was hard working, making his living running his own business, Colorworks Painting in Litchfield.
Jeff made it a point to live a fun-filled life. He enjoyed many outdoor sports including fishing, spearing, and hunting with his grandson, 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, and especially riding his Harleys. He was a member of A.B.A.T.E for many years.
Jeffrey passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, surrounded by his loving family at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis.
Blessed be his memory.
Jeff is survived by his:
Mother, Mary Klapotz of Glencoe, MN;
Children, Navasha (& Joe Kieffer) of Little Falls, MN,
Daniel of Litchfield, MN, and
Ariel of Litchfield, MN;
Grandchildren, Elexis, Talon, Kimber, Kaptain, Killian, and Emmett;
Sisters, Julie (& Otis Fehlandt) and Lisa (& Corey Scharpe);
Brother, Shane (& Shari Klapotz);
Nieces, Mindy & Jackie;
4 great-nephews and a great-niece.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edwin Klapotz.
Motorcycles more than welcome and highly encouraged.