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“My heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Lu Ann, we sat next to each other in Betty Lechter's class. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: ROBERT DAKELMAN - NJ

“Dear LuAnn and family, I'm so sorry to hear of your Mother's death. Center for Hope Hospice helped us too when my Dad died. My prayers are with you....Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Kathy Ryan - Endicott, NY

“My dad & I have you all in our prayers during this difficult time. I know Claire is in a better place and is watching over you all now. Love Cathy...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Cathy Pangiochi - Bensalem, PA

“Nanna was a special person to Mikey and Michelle. She always enjoyed hearing about their sports activites and studies. She will be missed by them. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Lisa Gaykowski - Calfion, NJ

“Mom, I will miss you I am very thankful for the time we had together and the last day with you was very special. I know you will always be with us...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Donna Romeo - Ladson, SC

“I loved you, my dear sister. You are where you wanted to be, in heaven. You have no more pain, just happiness. We will miss you. Until we meet...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Kathleen McEniry & Vincent Doherty - NY


Claire A Gaykowski age 80 of Maplewood died on Friday April 1, 2011 at Center For Hope Hospice, Scotch Plains. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday April 5, at 10:00am from the Laskowski Funeral Home ( Union Funeral Home ) 1600 Stuyvesant Ave Union, followed by a mass at 11:00am at Good Shepherd Parish, Irvington and burial at Gate Of Heaven Cemetery East Hanover. Visitation will be on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Born in Bronx NY. Claire has lived in Maplewood for many years, she was a clerk for Seton Hall University for 5 years. Claire is survived by her beloved husband John, her loving children Donna Romeo, James, Joseph, and Stephen Pangiochi, Lu Anne Kozma, Michael, Thomas, and Paul Gaykowski, 12 grandchildren, her brother George, her sisters Francine and Kathleen and Maryann. Claire is predeceased by her first husband James Pangiochi, and her brothers Herbert, and Joseph, and her sister Peggy. In lieu of Flowers donation can be made to Center for Hope Hospice 1900 Raritan rd Scotch Plains