Danna S. Klapper, 66, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Brookdale Senior Living, Appleton. She was born on February 14, 1952, in Neenah, the daughter of Charles and Diana (Keck) Clarke. Danna was united in marriage to Dennis “Denny” Klapper on June 21, 1995, and he preceded her in death on December 27, 2015. Danna was employed with the Menasha School District as a Teachers aid for many years. She enjoyed music, especially Neil Diamond; time spent up north at their cottage; her dogs, playing cards, and traveling during the winter months to Southern Texas. Danna will be lovingly remembered for her skills as a social butterfly, and the time she spent with her children and grandchildren.
Danna is survived by her children: Katie (Charles) Miller, T.J. (Lindsay) Spilman, Chad (Wendy) Klapper, Stacy (Tom) Prillwitz; 8 grandchildren: Kayla, Zildjian, Jennifer, Meagan, Avery, Sydney, Jackson, and Tyler; 2 siblings: Cheryl (Lyle) Hemp and Michael (John Stolla) Clarke; and many other relatives and friends.
Danna was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am, on Friday, January 4, 2019, at the Wichmann Funeral Home, Tri-County Chapel, 1592 Oneida St., Menasha. Visitation will be Friday at the chapel from 9:30 am until the time of the service.
Danna’s family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Brookdale Senior Living and AsceraCare Hospice, for all of their compassion and care.
Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us everyday.