passed away Tuesday, November 24, 2009. Born in Detroit, Michigan on October 6, 1928 to Stephen & Caroline Jurkiewicz.
Claudia was vibrant in spirit as she enjoyed dancing, golfing, casinos and her most of all her family. She is survived by her devoted husband Joseph, her son David & Barbara O’Connor of Cambria, CA., daughter Jodi O’Connor of Phoenix, AZ, and her two grand daughters Ashley O’Connor-Heath and Shannon O’Connor and preceded in death of her son Patrick O’Connor. Visitation will be from 2:00-8:30 pm, with a Rosary at 6:00 pm, Sunday, November 29th, 2009 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd, Phx. 85018. Funeral Mass will be Monday, November 30th 2009 at 10:00 am, at St. Theresa Catholic Church located at 5045 E. Thomas Rd, Phx, AZ 85018. In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower St, Phx, AZ 85014, (602) 530-6900.