Hattie E. Clark, 86, of Cone Avenue, Lee, passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, at her home with family by her side.
Hattie was born Oct. 3, 1930, the daughter of Joseph and Lillian Gangell Coty. She was raised and educated in Lee and was a lifelong resident. Hattie married Paul J. Clark May 25, 1956. Her husband died Aug. 5, 2013. Mrs. Clark worked for many years as a licensed practical nurse for the former Crestwood Nursing Home in Lenox and then the Berkshire Hills North Nursing Home in Lee. Hattie enjoyed square dancing with her husband in her younger years and treasured the time she spent with her family. She also was proud of and loved to drive her red Cadillac.
Mrs. Clark leaves behind her son Michael and wife Marge; two grandchildren: Brian Coty and wife Fran, and Kristen Coty; and one great-grandson: Brian Coty Jr. Additionally, she leaves behind her two brothers: John Coty and wife Mary, and Richard Coty and wife Mary Lou; her sister Lillian Hiser and husband Phillip; and her sister-in-law Jeanette Coty. Hattie also leaves behind her niece Marcia McClosky.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Clark was predeceased by her brothers Joseph, George, Robert and Marshall Coty and her sister Edna Shaefer.
As per Mrs. Clark’s wishes, the service and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HospiceCare in the Berkshires in care of Kelly Funeral Home, 3 Main St., Lee, MA 01238. To send a donation or leave a message of condolence or share pictures, visit www.kellyfuneralhome.net.