Claire K. McCollum (nee Dougherty) passed peacefully from this world on April 2, 2017. Beloved mother of Marcia McCollum-Martin (Angel), Timothy L. McCollum (Gay), Daniel J. McCollum (Lynda), C. Robyn Reale (Michael), Patrick J. McCollum (Cathy), Mary Kathleen Polidoro (Mario) and Philip V. McCollum (Susan). Sadly missed by 18 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Claire is also survived by her sister, Kathleen Franklin and her niece, Kathleen Hoag. She is pre deceased by her son Scott P. McCollum and her nephew, Carl Franklin, Jr. Like her alma-mater, the Fighting Irish, she fought the good fight to the very end. May she rest in peace. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Friday, April 7, 2017, 9:00am to 11:00am at the LeRoy P. Wooster Funeral Home & Crematory, 441 White Horse Pike, Atco, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30am at the Christ the Redeemer Parish/Assumption Church, 318 Carl Hasselhan Dr., Atco, NJ. Interment will be at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Berlin, NJ.