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Frances M. (Clare) Chambers

OSWEGO, NY – Frances M. (Clare) Chambers, a former resident of Oswego passed away on Tuesday September 2, 2014, in Albany, NY.

Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of late Albert P. and Catherine J. (Reed) Clare and was a graduate of Oswego High School.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed traveling particularly to Las Vegas.

Mrs. Chambers was the past county commander of the American Legion Auxiliary and volunteered for many activities at the Knights of Columbus.

Surviving are her husband of more than 65 years, William C. Chambers of Delmar NY; a daughter, Catherine Goggin of Glenmont NY; a grandson, John (Amy) Goggin of Troy NY; granddaughter, Rebecca (John) Poole of Clarksville NY; a brother, William Clare of Dade City, Fla.; a niece, Suzy (Phil) Naylor of Fulton, NY; and four great-grandchildren, Addyson Poole, Henry, William and Emme Goggin.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 9 a.m. from St. Paul’s Church.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Friday from 5-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the The Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital, 295, Valley View Blvd., Rensselaer, NY 12144.