Clare Ann Shannon
Sept. 4, 1917 — May 15, 2016
Clare Ann Shannon, 98, formerly of Oconomowoc, died on May 15, 2016 in Alamedo, Calif. Clare was born on Sept. 4, 1917, the daughter of John and Anna Deck Shannon. She attended St. Jerome Grade School, Edgewood Academy in Madison, and Waupaca High School. Clare entered the Maryknoll Sisters and taught in Hawaii. In 1942, Clare withdrew from the community. After a few years of employment in Milwaukee, Clare moved to California. Her last employment there was as librarian at UC Berkeley in Berkeley, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Anna, her sister Mary (Jim) Jameson and her brothers, James, Charles, John, Hank (Agnes Daily), Emmett and Leonard (Rose).
Clare had a strong faith, loved baseball, and was true to her family and friends. Funeral services are pending.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.