12/27/17 — Claire Victoria Stugis

Funeral services for Ms. Claire Victoria Stugis, age 95, of Manchester, TN will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 9:00 AM until the service time at 11:00. Ms. Stugis passed away on Friday, December 15, 2017, at Unity Medical Center.

Claire was born in Chicago, IL the daughter of the late Jacob and Jeanette Wcislo, Sr. She was a cashier at Dominicks. Claire was a member of St. Bernard’s Parish in Homer Glen, IL for many years. She ran various senior citizen groups, was once named Woman of the Year in Homer Glen, and she loved animals and made frequent donations to the TLC Animal Shelter.

In addition to her parents, Claire is also preceded in death by two brothers, Jacob, Jr. and Stanley Wcislo; and one sister, Martha Wcislo. She is survived by her son; Joseph (Rita) Stugis; four grandchildren, Sally (Terry) Cordes, Danielle (Dan) Barth, Sandy (Scott) Parus, and Joseph (Heather) Stugis; nine great-grandchildren, Jaclyn (Chris) Fitzpatrick, Crystal (Richard) Shaw, Tyler Zemkawitz, Montana Cordes, Samantha Barth, Austin Barth, Marissa Parus, Grace Stugis, Joe Stugis; and two great-great-grandchildren, Hayden and Rowan Fitzpatrick.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Claire’s name to TLC Animal Shelter, 13016 W. 151st Street, Homer Glen, IL 60491.

Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Stugis family.