Born on July 10, 1947 in Easton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Charles and Gladys Bevilacqua Tomaselli.
Clara was a homemaker, but also worked for H & R Block as a tax preparer for years.
She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Alpha, NJ. She was a graduate of Easton High School. Clara volunteered her time at St. Luke’s warren campus.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Joseph who passed away Oct. 2017.
Clara is survived by her loving sons, Michael McLaughlin of Manasquan, NJ, and Kevin McLaughlin and his wife Christine of Bethlehem, Pa. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Sean, Conor, Tyler and Alexis McLaughlin.
A viewing will be held on Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Finegan Funeral Home, 924 2nd Ave., Alpha, NJ from 6PM to 8PM, and on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 from 8:30AM to 9:15AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 10AM at St. Mary Catholic Church, Alpha, NJ.
Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Alpha, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in memory of Clara may be made to, Holy Family Manor, 1200 Spring St. Bethlehem, Pa. 18018.