Clara passed away on October 31, 2017. She was born to Andrew and Emily Russell in Philadelphia, PA. Clara was a homemaker who raised 5 sons and was an excellent cook and baker. She was an avid reader who also enjoyed crafting and crocheting.

She is predeceased in death by her husband, Samuel and two sons, James and Russell. She is survived by her sons, Sam Jr., Tony, and Mark; 6 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.

A committal service will be held on November 17, 2017 at 1pm at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Rd, Bear, DE 19701.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Seasons Hospice, 220 Continental Dr. Suite 407, Newark, DE 19713.