Claire M. (nee Hammen) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 27, 2012. Claire was 78 years old and she was a former resident of Philadelphia. Retired employee of the Philadelphia Naval Air Technical Services.
Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Baker, Jr. Loving mother of Edward M. (Dawn), Thomas J. (Karen), John F. (Missy) and Kathleen (Jim) M. Malley. Sister of Henry Hammen, Mary Gingrich, Betty Jaeske and Bunny Florentino. Loving grandmother of Jessica, Bryan and Carlie, Sean, Timothy, Erin, Casey and the late Colin, John Brandon, Andrew, Katelyn and Kelly, and Colleen Goida. Great grandmother of Ryan and Max.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Claire’s Life Celebration and viewing Monday, July 2, from 9 – 10:30 am at St. Timothy Church, 3001 Levick St., Phila., PA. Her Funeral Mass will follow at 10:30 am. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 3301 W. Cheltenham Ave., Phila., PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Claire’s grandson, Colin, may be made to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Lockbox #1352, P.O. Box 8500, Philadelphia, PA 19178. To share your fondest memory of Claire, please visit www.snovergivnish.com. Family service by Snover/Givnish of Cinnaminson, (856) 829-8000.