Claire M. Duffy Nartiff

December 19, 1927 ~ September 26, 2018 (age 90)


Mrs. Claire M. Duffy Nartiff, age 90, of Methuen, died on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen. She was the loving wife of the late Stanley Nartiff, Jr.

Born in Lawrence, raised in Methuen & Lawrence, she was the daughter of the late John & Agnes (Karneth) Duffy. She was a graduate of Methuen High School and attended the Conservatory of Music in Boston. Claire owned & operated Claire Duffy Nartiff Realty for many years. She was a very loving person, she will be greatly missed by her family & all who knew her.

Claire is survived by two sons, Stanley Nartiff III & Paul Nartiff both of Methuen; three daughters, Linda Connors & her husband John of Windham, NH, Mary MacDonald & her husband Jim of Dracut & Pamela Stanwood of Fremont, NH; her daughter in-law, Sharon Nartiff of Gilford, NH; one sister, Margurite Mullen of Haverhill; several grandchildren, including her first grandchild, Christina Andrews & several great grandchildren. She is also predeceased by two sons, Michael Nartiff & Ronnie Nartiff and two brothers, Ray Duffy & Fred Duffy.

Relatives & friends are invited to attend visitation at the Diaz-Healy Funeral Home, 107 South Broadway, Lawrence on Wednesday, October 3 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at St. Patrick Church, 118 South Broadway, Lawrence at 11 a.m. At the family’s request, interment will be private.

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October 3, 2018

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
The Diaz-Healy Funeral Home
107 South Broadway
South Lawrence, MA 01843

Funeral Mass
October 3, 2018

11:00 AM
St. Patrick Church
118 South Broadway
South Lawrence, Massachusetts 01843