Clara A. (Roberts) Nutter
LUNENBURG, MA -- Clara A. (Roberts) Nutter, 74 of Lunenburg, MA, died on July 23, 2013 in Nashoba Valley Medical Center Ayer.
Clara was born Feb. 9, 1939 in Rumford, daughter of Homer and Frances (Rawley) Roberts. She moved to the Fitchburg Lunenburg area in 1961. She was a graduate of Stephens High School, Rumford, Class of 1957 and the Maine Medical Center School of Nursing in 1960, where she became a registered nurse.
Clara was a member of Highland Baptist Church Fitchburg, where she had been the organist for 43 years, was the former choir and youth choir director, had been a leader of the Pioneer Girls, a member of the Woman’s Ministry and Woman’s Aglow fellowship and a Sunday school teacher. For 10 years, she had been the leader of the Conservative Baptist Woman’s Retreat. One of her greatest loves was being a piano teacher, which she had done for many years.
Clara leaves her husband of 52 years, Norman Nutter; three daughters, Ruth Price and her husband, Kelley of Kingston NY, Janet Liebfried and her husband, Andrew of Lunenburg, and Andrea Hawley and her husband, Stephen of Reisterstown, MD; two sons, Dale Nutter and his wife, Susan of Standish, and Major Timothy Nutter U.S.M.C. and his wife, Sarah of Jacksonville NC; two brothers, Lawrence Roberts and his wife, Janice of Buxton, and Homer (Mike) Roberts and his wife, Virginia of Mechanic Falls; a sister, Linda and her husband, Charles Hodgkins of Barrington NH; and 14 grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a brother, Keith Roberts.