December 14, 1920 ~ October 23, 2010
Greece: October 23, 2010. Predeceased by her husband, William T. Hammill. She is survived by her children, Joseph (Ginny) Hammill, Ann (Nick) Breslawski, Tom Hammill (Julie Aman), Ken (Elaine) Hammill; 13 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister, Ellen Johnson; several nieces, nephews, cousins; many dear friends. Clare was born in Manchester, England, where she met her late husband, William during World War II. William and Clare married in England in 1945 and she joined him in the states in 1946, where they would spend the rest of their lives together. She enjoyed square dancing, golfing and traveling with her husband. Clare's family would like to express a sincere thank you to the staff of St. Ann's Home, 7th Floor for their outstanding care. Friends may call Tuesday 4-7 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday 11:00 A.M. at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Ann's Community or the Alzheimer's Association in her memory.