GREENFIELD – Claire B. (Vanasse) Hatch, 82, of Greenfield, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2013 at Calvin Coolidge Nursing Home in Northampton.
She was born in Northampton, July 23, 1930, to the late Joseph and Celina (Greenwood) Vanasse. Claire had attended Northampton schools and had also worked as a Home Health Aide for many years.
She is survived by her sons: Dean and his wife Mary of Granby, Joseph of Agawam and Mark of Greenfield, seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Claire was predeceased by her loving husband, Richard; her son, David, and her daughter, Beverly.
A spring burial will take place in April at Center Cemetery in Heath.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
England, 85 Astor Ave., Suite 2, Norwood, MA 02062-5040.
Drozdal Funeral Home of Northampton is in charge of the arrangements.