in memoriam

In Memory of Clare Spitsen

November 25, 2022


Clare Spitsen of Park Ridge, NJ passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022 at the age of 93. She was born in Hollis, NY to the late Paul and late Irene (Clifford) Spitsen in 1929. She graduated from St. Elizabeth University, Morristown, NJ in 1950. Clare worked as an administrator in the records department for the Port of New York Authority until her retirement. A lifelong devout Catholic, Clare was active in Our Lady of Mercy church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister. She loved to travel and took many trips and cruises all around the world. She is survived by numerous cousins on both the Spitsen and Clifford sides of her family. Funeral Mass 10:30 AM on Friday, January 6, 2023 at Our Lady of Mery R. C, Church, Park Ridge, NJ Interment in Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY. Arrangements by Robert Spearing Funeral Home, Inc., Park Ridge, NJ.