Claire Patricia Burmaster
Claire Patricia Burmaster
  • July 15, 1946 - September 11, 2017
  • Gretna, Louisiana

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Claire Patricia Meagher Burmaster entered peacefully into heaven on Monday, September 11, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her devoted husband, Earl "EJ" Burmaster of 27 years. A loving mother of Anna Sancho (Steven), Delores Babin (Shane), Laura Lala (Jeffery), John Sims (Dionne), Julie Burmaster, Brent Burmaster (Joelle) and the late Jeff Sims and Joseph Sims. A proud grandmother of a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Daughter of the late Winnie Rachel Meagher and Henry Meagher. Sister of Donna Lesco (Roger), Oliver Meagher, Joey Cataldo, Antonio Cataldo (Ione) and preceded in death by her sister; Alma Bice (the late Dean). She is also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Age 71, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a resident of Gretna, Louisiana. Claire worked as a secretary for Latter and Blum for many years. She enjoyed dancing, music, fishing, outdoors and mostly spending time with her grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 5101 Westbank Expy., Marrero, LA on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 11:00 am.
Visitation from 9:00 am until Mass time. Interment will be private at a later date. Express condolences at