When Steel Talks extends our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family and friends of Claudette Baptiste - founder of New York's Women in Steel. She will be deeply missed. They don't make them like her no more.  See More

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  • A quiet powerhouse with a heart dedicated to her "girls." Honored to have been "in the family" and been supported for as long as I was.  Love you, Ma. Rest in Paradise.

  • Rest in Peace Claudette... You will be missed but also Remembered

    My sincere condolences to the family

  • My heartfelt condolences to family, friends and all

    well-wishers who share in this time of grief. God's mighty Blessings in keeping the family and everyone of us strong and in pray.

  • This is very sad news. My sincere condolences to the family of Claudette Baptiste. She worked tirelessly for pan and for the women involved in all aspects of our community. She was a true lover and supporter with a finger on the pulse of pan! 

  • May our Lord bless and comfort the Baptiste family and friends during this time of grief.

    Please accept my Deepest condolences. 

  • Claudette's passing leaves a very large hole in this Steelband community. She was a good friend, she was also a kind, thoughtful, strong, smart hard working person, I can go on listing her attributes but I will run out of space. Claudette is loved by many and missed.

    Rest in Peace my friend.

  • Condolences to the family and friends during their bereavement time.  May she Rest in Peace. 

    Brenda H.

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