Clara Gimbrone, 71, a resident of Perrysburg State Home for the Developmentally Disabled, died Sunday (Feb. 18, 2001) in Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, after a brief illness.
Born in Buffalo, she was one of 16 children. She had been a group home resident for many years.
Surviving are five sisters, Grace McDonough of the Town of Tonawanda, Mary Wisniewski of Cleveland, Gloria Neubert of Elmira, Victoria Merzec of Springville and Rose Bischer of Almond, and three brothers, Nick of Cattaraugus and Edward and Charles Giambrone, both of Salamanca.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary's Catholic Church, 36 Washington St., Cattaraugus. Burial will be in Liberty Park Cemetery, Cattaraugus.