Fri, 2014-03-28 11:38 News Staff
Claire Carter passed away peacefully on March 20, 2014 at Canon Hospice at the age of 87. She is preceded in death by her father Sidney Scanlan, mother Georgianna Deponte, beloved husband Walter Carter; Brothers Sidney, Mike, Walter; Sisters Viola, Dorothy, and twin sister Jane. She is survived by her children Nancy Bell (Clifford), Scotty (Debbie), six grandchildren; Tiffany, Kevin, Erin, Brady, Melissa, Kyle, 10 great-grandchildren, her sister Rose, and many nieces and nephews. Claire was a resident of St. Bernard Parish for 63 years, and an active member of the Council on Aging, St. Bernard Parish Chapter. Her life was devoted to her family and friends. She touched many lives, and lived her life to the fullest. Claire will be missed and always loved by many. A memorial celebration will take place at a later date. The family would like to thank Ochsner ICU for their detailed care, and especially thank Canon Hospice for their compassionate and loving attention they gave during the past two weeks. Contributions can be made to the Council on Aging, St. Bernard Parish Chapter, on behalf of Claire Carter.