Claire Durand Carpenter, age 88 of Suwanee, died September 2, 2018. A Memorial Service will held 2:00 PM Sunday September 9, 2018 at Level Creek United Methodist Church, Suwanee. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL.
Ms. Carpenter was born in Fall River, MA. She was a longtime resident of New Jersey and Florida, and was a retired office manager for a parts distribution company. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Richard L. Carpenter. She is survived by sons William Carpenter of Belleville, NJ, and Richard Carpenter of Oakwood, GA; and daughter, Carol Skowronski of Suwanee, GA; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Gertrude Moreau of California and Sr. Lorraine Durand, Sisters of Saint Joseph, Holyoke, MA.
Claire's life reflected her devotion to her Savior Jesus Christ in her daily walk with Him. She inspired and uplifted others as a witness to His love. Jesus will embrace her at the gates of heaven and speak the words, "Well done, good and faithful servant".
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Level Creek United Methodist Church, www.lcumc.net.
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