Claire Frances Cosgrove

February 2, 1922 ~ June 10, 2019 (age 97)


Claire Frances Cosgrove, 97, passed away June 10, 2019 at Falls River Village. She was born on February 2, 1922 in Essex County, New Jersey. Mrs. Cosgrove was a secretary for Wagner Electric in East Hanover, NJ for 37 years before retiring.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 o’clock, Friday, June 14, 2019 at Saint Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 600 West Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC. Burial will follow in the Raleigh Memorial Park.

Mrs. Cosgrove is survived by her daughters, Carol & husband Warren of Wake Forest and Patricia & husband Leslie of New Jersey; grandchildren, Stacy & husband Jonathan of Wake Forest, Bryan & wife Amy of Wake Forest; Eric & wife Janine and Lauren of New Jersey; great-grandchildren, Laurel, Ronan, Elise and Paige.

Friends may visit with the family from 6:00-8:00 pm Thursday evening, June 13, 2019 at Clancy Strickland Wheeler Funeral Home, 1051 Durham Road, Wake Forest, NC. (919)556-7400


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June 13, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Clancy Strickland Wheeler Funeral Home
1051 Durham Road
Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587

Mass of Christian Burial
June 14, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church
600 West Holding Avenue
Wake Forest, NC 27587

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