Claire V. Flynn, 86, of Toms River, New Jersey passed away peacefully on Friday, July 12, 2013 at Sunrise Assisted Living of Lincroft.
Claire was born on October 23, 1926 in Irvington, New Jersey. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William and Eva (nee Thieroff) Hull.
Claire was a graduate of West Side High School, Newark, NJ.She was a secretary at Union High School for many years. She was a member of the Women’s Club of Holiday City West. She enjoyed reading, crosswords puzzles, and ceramics. Claire lived in Union, NJ for 25 years before moving to Toms River, NJ for 30 years. Claire cherished her family. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great granddaughters. “Nanny” will live in their hearts forever.
Claire is predeceased be her loving husband, John Michael Flynn. She is survived by two daughters, Karen Lee and husband Sam of Long Branch, NJ, Doreen Sokolowski of FL, four cherished grandchildren, Jessica Wood and husband Scott of Long Valley, NJ, Amanda Osgood and husband Andrew of Clayton, DE, Thomas Sokolowski, and Andrew Sokolowski of FL, two great granddaughters, Danielle Wood of Long Valley, NJ and Alexis Osgood of Clayton, DE, and her dear cousin, Janet Butler of Yadkinville, NC.
Funeral Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity of choice. For more information, or to send condolences to the family, visit www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com