Claire B. Stup (Bee) died on March 16th at age 94, just 3 weeks shy of her 95th birthday celebration. She was the treasured wife of the late Irwin B. Stup and the cherished mother of Merril Stup, Richard Stup (Donna Freyman) and Leslie Sokolow (Harry Kesselman). Claire was adored by her grandchildren Jonathan Sokolow, Michele Stup & Ben Block, Sara Sokolow, Ira Stup, Hannah Stup, and Abbie Jacobs. She was Double-Bubbie to Sofia Sokolow, the sister of Gerald & Harriet Bee, and mother-in-law of Sharlene Kalender. Beloved by all, Claire had an especially profound influence on her grandchildren. She unfailingly committed herself to charity and community, serving as an example to friends and family alike. Together with Irwin, she was a founding member of the Oxford Circle Jewish Community Center and a Past President of its Women’s Council. She was a Past President of the Nettie Kostiner Chapter of DEBORAH Hospital. A lifelong supporter of the Jewish Theological Seminary, Claire served for many years as an Executive Officer of the Philadelphia Branch of Women’s League for Conservative Judaism. Contributions in her memory may be made to Congregation Adath Jeshurun Torah Fund in support of the Jewish Theological Seminary 215-635-6611