Claire F. Tatro, 86


Obit Claire TatroWestborough – Claire F. Tatro, 86, of Westborough, passed away Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 at the UMass/Memorial Healthcare-Memorial Hospital in Worcester.

Born in Westborough, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Margaret (Halloran) Hayden. She was educated in Westborough schools and was a 1945 graduate of Westborough High School.

Claire was employed as a catalogue assembler for Chase Paper prior to her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Luke the Evangelist Church and has been a lifelong resident of Westborough.

She is survived by three daughters, Kathleen Smith of Paxton, Patricia Dagle of North Grafton, and Leigh Ann Sheldon of Rutland, Vt.; eight grandchildren, Heather, Heidi, Meagan, Kerry, Mark, Jeff, Colby and Blaine; and seven great-grandchildren. She was the mother in law of the late John M. Dagle and Thomas M. Smith, and sister of the late Edward Hayden and Mary Taylor.

Her funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 10:30 a.m., in St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St., Westborough. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Harper-Pickering Westborough Funeral Home.

Please omit flowers and consider making a donation in her memory to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, 6520 North Andrews Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309-2103.