Claire Newman, 67, a longtime resident of Pinewood Group Home in Kerhonkson, NY, passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at HealthAlliance Hospital in Kingston, NY. She was born November 19, 1949 in New York City.

She loved shopping, playing the slot machines at Monticello Raceway, and her "Oldies but Goodies" music. Claire was recently retired from Pilot Workshop in Ellenville, NY, where she was an assembler.

She is survived by her close friends, Evelyn Flynn and Kelly Kosnik, and her loving friends at New Horizons. She was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

Entrusted to the care of Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, where friends may visit on Friday February 10th from 2pm to 4pm. To leave an expression of sympathy, please visit

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