Obituaries » GAYLE E. MCCLURE
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Burial Date April 24, 2015
Funeral Home Chiampa Funeral Home
Place of Service Our Lady of the Rosary Church
Section Garden of Serenity Lot Number: 116Grave Number: D#1
Gayle E. McClure died unexpectedly at home on Monday, December 1, 2014. She was 48.
Born on May 15, 1966 in Worcester, she was the daughter of Stanley A. and Margaret M. (Power) McClure. Raised in Maynard she attended Maynard elementary and junior high school. Gayle graduated from St. Mary’s High School in Worcester with the class of 1984 and earned her bachelor’s degree from Nichols College. She worked as a manager at Verizon in Worcester and Marlborough.
Gayle was talented with needle and thread and it was obvious in the beautiful needlepoints she created for family and friends. She also loved skiing walking and time spent in the Berkshires at the family home on Otis Reservoir.
Gayle leaves behind her parents, Stanley and Margaret McClure of Worcester; her siblings, Thomas F. McClure and his wife, Lynn of Liberty Township, Ohio, Mary Lou Doherty and her husband, William of Holden, Lynn DeVarney of Northborough ; her nieces and nephews, Sara, Erin, Ryan and Tyler McClure, Matthew and Brian Doherty and Elizabeth DeVarney; also survived by many aunts, uncles cousins and a host of friends.
Family and friends will honor and remember Gayle’s life by gathering for calling hours at Heald & Chiampa Funeral Directors ~ The Sumner House, 5 Church Road, On the Common, Shrewsbury Center on Friday, December 5th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m, Saturday, December 6th in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 23 Fales Street, Worcester. Please go directly to the church. Burial in Worcester County Memorial Park in Paxton will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer you honor Gayle’s memory with a contribution to Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 23 Fales Street, Worcester, MA, 01605 or to St. Mary of the Lakes Mission Church, Otis, MA, in care of St. Mary’s Church, 40 Academy Street, Lee, MA 02138.