Clara Lavinski

Graveside Service

10:00 am
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Florida Cemetery
41 Bridge Street
Florida, New York, United States

Obituary of Clara Pearl Lavinski


Clara Pearl Lavinski of Warwick, NY, entered into rest on Thursday, February 23, 2023 at home.  She was 97.


The daughter of the late John “JC” Jones and Gertrude Shortt Jones, she was born on April 12, 1925 in Duck Hill, Mississippi.


She is survived by her sister, Lucy Niper; granddaughter, Stacey Holt; grandson, E.J. Holt and wife Melissa Smith Holt; great grandson, Devon Jones and wife Diana Slane; great granddaughter, Michkaela Jones; along with great-great granddaughter, Ariel Jade Jones.


She was predeceased by her husband John F. Lavinski and daughter, Shirley Ann Holt.


Graveside services will be held 10AM Wednesday, March 1st at the Florida Cemetery, Bridge Street, Florida, NY.


Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home 


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