SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

August 23, 2013

Clare M. Campus


Danvers — Mrs. Clare M. (Twomey) Campus, age 79, of Danvers, formerly of Lynn, died Thursday morning in a local nursing home after a brief illness.

Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late William and Catherine (Hyde) Twomey. She attended Lynn Schools and was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School, Class of 1952. She resided in Lynn for most of her life before moving to Danvers in 1989.

Clare enjoyed trips to Cape Cod and seeing her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She leaves her children, Brenda Haskell and her husband, Dan, of Groveland and Gail McDermott of Beverly. She was the sister of William Twomey of Peabody, Timothy Twomey of Marblehead and Rita Truax of Lynn. Loving grandmother to Matthew Campus, Linsday Bonfanti, Richard Bonfanti and Emily McDermott and great-grandmother to Bradley, Nicole and Ryan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Bradley Campus and sister to the late Margaret Ryan.

ARRANGEMENTS: Clare’s funeral service will be held in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple St., Lynn on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Interment, Pine Grove Cemetery. Visiting hours, Monday 5 to 8 p.m. For online memorial and guest book, please visit www.cuffemcginn.com.