PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Claire E. Bercovitz died April 20 at Hallworth House. She was the wife of the late Henry Bercovitz. A lifelong resident of Providence and longtime resident of Pompano Beach, Florida, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin and Tillie (Richmond) Villany.
She was the mother of Alan Bercovitz of Exeter and Nancy Bercovitz of North Providence. She was the sister of Gloria Holland of North Carolina and the late Philander Villany. She was the aunt, grand-aunt and great-grand aunt of many nieces and nephews. She was the cousin of several.
Contributions in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the charity of your choice.