PETALUMA, Calif. - Patricia DePree, 74, passed away suddenly on Tuesday (Sept. 4, 2012).
Pat was born May 10, 1938 in Silver Creek, N.Y., the daughter of the late Hugh and Mildred Jean (Flynn) Rowland.
She loved her work as an elder caretaker and enjoyed all the people she came across. Pat was a very warm and loving person who en-joyed life to its fullest. She especially treasured her time with her children and grandchildren. Her favorite hobby was going to the casino and playing the slots. She also liked a good joke.
Survivors include a daughter, Lisa (Bob) Norris of Calif.; three sons: Scott (Therese) DePree, John (Gabrielle) DePree and Tom DePree, all of Cal-if; a sister, Diane Shannon of Calif.; a brother Hugh (Dianna) Hennessey of Texas; and a sister-in-law Deanna (Tony) Borrello of Silver Creek.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son, Todd DePree, and a brother, Thomas Rowland.
She will be missed by her family and her many friends.
Graveside services will be held Saturday (Oct. 27, 2012) at 11 a.m. at the Evergreen Cemetery in Hanover Center, N.Y.
Arrangements are by the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel in Silver Creek.