Claire Simard obituary |

Claire Simard obituary

Graveside services for Claire A’lyce Simard of Nevada City will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Sierra Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Nevada City.

Ms. Simard died Monday, May 15, in Nevada City. She was 40.

She was born June 25, 1965, in Livermore, to Jack and Jeanette Lamke.

She is survived by her sons Andrew MacDonald and Christian MacDonald, both of Sacramento, and Jacob Simard of Nevada City; mother, Jeanette Lamke of Turlock; brother, Christopher Lamke of Modesto; and sister, Valerie Lamke of Folsom. She was preceded in death by her father, Jack Lamke in 1982.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills or the U’ilani Breast Cancer Fund, c/o Mindy Goldman MD, UCSF.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.

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