Claire R. Mackel

Claire Rose Mackel, age 83, of Wadley, formerly of St. Petersburg, Florida, died Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Traylor Retirement Community in Roanoke, Alabama. Survivors include one daughter, Elaine Lauer of St. Petersburg, FL; one sons, Edward Mackel (Sharon) of Wadley, AL; three grandchildren, Alexander Lauer of Orlando, FL, Juliette Lauer of St. Petersburg, FL and Jim Mackel of Las Vegas, NV. A Danvers, Massachusetts native, Mrs. Mackel was born December 12, 1929, daughter of Fredrick and Rose Haggerty Hitchcock. She was a homemaker and the widow of George Harry Mackel.

Published in The Danvers Herald from June 29 to July 6, 2013