Claire Todres (Ashin), 94, of Springfield died July 23, 2015. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Todres was employed for 25 years as a bookkeeper for Central Paper Company in Newark before her retirement in 1998.
In Springfield, she was active in the Jewish War Veterans Women’s Auxiliary Post #273 and the sisterhood of Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, which had named her “Woman of the Year.”
Predeceased by her husband, Joseph, she is survived by her daughter, Renee Todres (Charles) Schwartz, and her son, Allen (Susan), both of Massachusetts; a sister, Ruth Bobbie Pomp of Springfield; and two grandchildren.
Services were held July 26 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.