Montville - Karla J. Biltcliffe, 71, of Uncasville, died on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, in New London.|
Karla was born on Dec. 3, 1941 in New London. She was the daughter of the late Carl O. Beckwith and Zena (Canestrari) Beckwith. She graduated from St. Bernards High School in 1960. She was married to Robert A.J. Biltcliffe for 45 years. Karla worked at Caldor Dept. Store in Norwich.
She is survived by two children, a son, Steven Biltcliffe and his wife, Judy, of Oakdale, and a daughter, Michelle Biltcliffe of Alexandria, Va. She was also survived by a grandson, Matthew Everett; and son-in-law, Stephen Everett of Virginia; her cousin, Carolyn Gordon of Waterford; and a sister, Marcele Granger of Florida.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Donna Hoover Everett; and a sister, Carlene Beckwith.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the Thomas L. Neilan & Sons East Lyme Funeral Home, 48 Grand St., Niantic. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at the funeral Home. Interment will follow in Jordan Cemetery, Waterford.
Donations in her memory may be made to the National Kidney Association, 1463 Highland Ave., Cheshire, CT 06410-1216. www.kidneyct.org
Published in The Day on Dec. 7, 2012