Claire I. Steele, 93, formerly of Cascade Twp., died Thursday, August 15, 2019 in Williamsport.
Born November 3, 1925 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Frank S. and Mary (Dietz) Stetts. She was married to Eugene J. Steele, who preceded her in death in 1970.
Claire was a graduate of St. Joseph’s Catholic School. She previously worked at Carey McFalls and also helped her husband with his excavation business and on their farm.
She was a member of the Church of the Resurrection, Muncy.
Surviving are a brother, Frank Stetts, of Williamsport; a sister, Kathryn “Kitty” Kitchen, of Williamsport; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a son, James J. Steele; two brothers, Thomas and Richard Stetts; and two sisters, Anne Beaver and Mary Lambert.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, August 23 at the Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy, with her pastor the Rev. Glenn McCreary, officiating.
Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Assumption Catholic Cemetery, Cascade Township.
The family will provide the flowers and suggests contributions in Claire’s name be made to either the Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy, PA 17756 or the Food for the Poor, P. O. Box 979005, Coconut Creek, FL 33097-9005 (online at www.foodforthepoor.org)
The family is being assisted by Grenoble’s, 121 S. Main St., Muncy.