STARR, Claire Marie (nee Ruel) - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the age of 86.

Reunited with her beloved husband John Robert Starr (2006).

Much loved mother of Marianne Avery (Brian) of Milton, Vicki Stevens (Roger) of Lions Head, Susan Stellings (Randy) of Burlington, Joanne Starr (Tim) of London, Jackie Matej (Greg) of Hamilton, Lorraine Morgan (Keith) of Burlington, Bill Starr (Leslie) of Calgary, Mike Starr (Annalise) of Waterdown, and Pat Starr (Nicola) of Burlington.

Cherished grandmother of 19 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Gilbert Ruel (Ruth) of Winnipeg and Gisele Maloney of Aylmer. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Visitation at Smith’s funeral home, 1167 Guelph Line, Burlington on Wednesday, June 13th from 7 - 9 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church, 4072 New Street, Burlington, on Thursday, June 14th at 11 a.m. Reception to follow in the Church Hall. Private Interment.

If desired, in lieu of flowers, donations to The Good Shepherd would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

Sincerest thanks for the compassionate care provided by the dedicated staff of Joseph Brant Hospital.