January 25, 1944 - June 1, 2018
Patricia Ann Hill Valentine Benjamin Roccio Patricia entered into the Communion of Saints on Friday June 1st, 2018 surrounded by loving family and friends. Patricia was the widow of the late Gerald J. Roccio. She was born on January 25th, 1944 to the late Berniece K. Proper and Burtram M. Valentine. Patricia worked at the Kadan Brothers Pocketbook Factory, Atlanta Knitting Mills, K&D Dress Makers, and St. Joseph’s Villa where she retired from. Pat enjoyed traveling with family, seeing Neil Diamond in concert, and was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. A lifelong Episcopalian, she was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Hudson, New York. She was predeceased by a beloved son Victor and brothers Edward, Robert, and Raymond. Patricia is survived by son Norman A. Benjamin of Coxsackie, son Burtram (Karen) of Virginia, and son The Reverend Paul W. (Deacon Denise) Benjamin of Blissfield, Michigan, grandson Michael James Benjamin of Adrian, Michigan, Step-Son Michael (Barbara) Roccio of Greenville, Step-Daughter Lynnie (John) Iapichino of Athens, step-grandchildren Rhiannon, Evan, Jared, and Gabriella and Chase, sisters Helen (Bill) Quick of Port Saint Lucie, Joyce (Anthony) Vecchione of Cairo, Deborah (James) Mainville of Hudson, Linda (Lyle) Wilke of Watertown, Brothers Terry (Maria) Proper of Coxsackie, and Kevin (Laurette) Proper of Florida, a Sister-in-Law Santa Cooke of Chicago, a Brother-In-Law Steven (Anita) Benjamin of East Greenbush and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend calling hours at Richards Funeral Home, 28 North Vernon Street, Athens, New York, on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 8, 2018, at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Weglarz officiating at The Christ Episcopal Church, 431 Union Street, Hudson, New York, 12534. Interment will follow in the family plot of The New Athens Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to The Discretionary Fund, Christ Episcopal Church 431 Union St. Hudson, New York 12534. Condolences may be made at www.richardsfuneralhomeinc.net.
Patricia Ann Hill Valentine Benjamin Roccio Patricia entered into the Communion of Saints on Friday June 1st, 2018 surrounded by loving family and friends. Patricia was the widow of the late Gerald J. Roccio. She was born on January 25th, 1944... View Obituary & Service Information
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