Clare Tittle

Obituary of Clare Tittle

Clare M. (Dunn) Tittle, 92, a resident of the Village House on Harrison Avenue, Newport died, Saturday, May 26, 2007 at the home. She was born in Newport, on November 9, 1914. She was a daughter of the late Edward P. and Teresa (Sheehan) Dunn. Clare was predeceased by her brothers Edward, Jack, Bill, Jim, Tom and her sister Natalie Crowe. She is survived by Sister Peg Murphy and Ruth Judge. Her son Dan Tittle of Newport and daughter Terri Van Horn of Kennewick, WA, three grandsons Patrick Van Horn and wife Shannon, Timothy Van Horn and Michael Van Horn and his wife Annette and Clare Michelle Tittle. She also leaves five great grandchildren, Christian, Hayden, McKenna, Porter and Dylan Van Horn, as well as many nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law, Ruth, Shirley, and Dottie Dunn. Clare graduated from Rogers High School and Katherine Gibbs Secretarial School and worked at Thompson Junior High School for many years, she was a long time parishioner of St. Joseph Church. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, May 31, 2007 at St. Joseph Church, Broadway and Mann Ave., Newport at 9:00am, burial will be private. Visiting hours Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at the O'Neill-Hayes Funeral Home, 465 Spring St., Newport from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Donations may be made in Clare's memory to a charity of ones own choice. For information please visit
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