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Claire C. GISH

1935 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Age 79 of Shoreview Formerly of North Oaks Born Jan 5, 1935 in Lismore NSW Australia. Arrived in the US as the young bride of Herbert G Gish. Preceded in death by son Daniel J Gish. Survived by loving husband Herbert; children Herb Jr, Stuart (Jennifer), Mike and Sharon (Mark) Benson. Also survived by nine grandchildren and numerous siblings in Australia. Claire was a devoted RN (Midwife) and put her career on hold to raise 5 children. After her children were full time students she became a home health aide, eventually with Presbyterian Homes. She enjoyed summers at the cabin. She loved gardening and cooking gourmet dinners for friends and family. She will be dearly missed by all. Mass Of Christian Burial Tuesday, June 3rd at 11:00 AM (visitation from 10 AM until time of service) at ST. ODILIA CATHOLIC CHURCH; 3495 Victoria St. N; Shoreview. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Daniel James Gish Memorial Aviation Scholarship endowment at the U of ND, 3501 University Ave, Stop 8157; Grand Forks, ND 58202 (in memory of Claire) or to the recipient of your choice.


Published in Pioneer Press from May 29 to June 1, 2014
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