Claire Patricia Hollingsworth

August 31, 1944 - June 05, 2012

Claire Patricia Hollingsworth

August 31, 1944 - June 05, 2012


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Obituary for Claire Patricia Hollingsworth

Claire P. Hollingsworth, 67, of Raleigh, NC passed away peacefully on June 5th, 2012 after an extended illness.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Derek E. Hollingsworth; her son, Glenn Hollingsworth; her daughter, Nina Golby and husband, Nigel; grandchildren, Tom, Molly, and Lucy Golby and William and Max Hollingsworth; and extended family, Jennifer Miller and her children, Natalie and Nicholas Miller.
She was preceded in death by her father, William F. Moore, her mother, Irene R. Moore and her brother, William Moore, Jr.
A visitation will be held 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2012 at St. Mary of the Angels Chapel at the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi Church, 11401 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC 27613. A memorial Mass of Resurrection celebrating Claire’s life will immediately follow at 12:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607 or at

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