(1924-2013) - Claire A. (Dupont) Gedney, 89, died Saturday, October 12, 2013 in Mercy Medical Center. Born in Holyoke, she lived in Agawam for many years. Claire worked for over twenty-five years as a cashier at the former Food Mart in Agawam. She had sung with the Al Strohman band and was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church.
She was the widow of John V. Gedney. She leaves a son, John V. Gedney, Jr. of Agawam, two grandchildren, Keith J. Gedney and Kelly A. Gedney and a niece, Virginia Rudat of Attleboro.
A Funeral Mass will be Thursday at 10am at St. John the Evangelist Church with burial in Agawam Center Cemetery. Agawam Funeral Home is in charge.