October 7, 1912 ~ November 5, 2009
Rochester: Thursday, November 5, 2009 at age 97. She is predeceased by her husband, Charles A. Claus; step daughters, Marie Roth & Edith McElligott; siblings, Joseph, George, Frank & Theodore Schlaffer, Helen Armstrong and Marion Vent. She is survived by her children, children, Joanne (John) Fleig, Bill (Marie) Claus & Cathy Sippel; step children, Carl (Kay) Claus, Raymond (Joanne) Claus & Bernice Apeldoorn; many grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren, several nieces & nephews. Friends may call MONDAY 3-7 PM at theVay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on TUESDAY, 10 AM in Holy Name of Jesus Church (St. Martin’s Way). Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John’s Home Foundation.