- Monday, September 30, 2013
Clare (Franklin) Cosgrove, 95, of Newtown, died September 28, at Pope John Paul II Care and Rehabilitation Center, Danbury. She was born in Cloonalaghan-Lacken, Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland, February 17, 1918, the daughter of Catherine (Collins) and Martin Franklin. She was the wife of the late Michael Cosgrove.
Mrs Cosgrove was extremely creative and excelled in the making of lace, crochet, and embroidery. She was a very talented artist and enjoyed painting landscapes, seascapes, and still life.