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Claire M. White

May 17, 2017

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Claire M. White, 94, lifelong resident of Attleboro, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. She was the wife of the late John T. White, Jr.

Claire was born in Attleboro and was a daughter of the late Reuben and Martha (LeBlanc) Bourbonnais.

Claire was a longtime communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church, in Attleboro, and worked at the front desk at the Attleboro YMCA for over 40 years until her retirement. She enjoyed trips to the Cape, and Florida, cooking and morning breakfasts with her friends from the “Y”. Later in life, Claire enjoyed her friendships with the staff and residents of Wingate Assisted Living, in Norton.

The family wishes to acknowledge the kind and compassionate care provided to her by the staff of Wingate Assisted Living.

She is survived by her son, Christopher White and his wife Tricia of Harwich, daughter, Marybeth Estey and her husband Bill of N. Attleboro; grandchildren, Jennifer Lewis and her husband Jay, Michaela White, Laura Menken and Alexandra White and her husband Evan; great-grandchildren, Kyle, Olivia, Jacob and Caden and many nieces and nephews.

She was the sister of the late Reuben and Raymond Bourbonnais, and Louise (Fredette) Norton.

Funeral Information

Private arrangements entrusted to Foley-Cook-Hathaway Funeral Home, Attleboro.

A celebration of Claire’s life will take place at a later date.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the Attleboro YMCA, 63 N. Main St., Attleboro, MA 02703.

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