Rosemary (Panzica) Patrick, 84, of Fulton, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 18th at Oswego Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Chicago, Illinois, Rosemary moved with her husband, Donald and has been a resident of Fulton since 1951. She was a loving mother and homemaker. Rosemary worked for the Fulton City School District Lunch Program as a lunch lady and cook for over 20 years. She loved dancing, bowling and painting by numbers. Rosemary also enjoyed watching horror movies, singing in Italian, cooking the most amazing spaghetti in the world and most of all, spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Josephine Panzica of Chicago; a brother, Dominick of Springfield, MO and by her son, Edward Patrick of Fulton.
Rosemary is survived by her husband of 65 years, Donald Patrick, Sr. of Fulton; her children, Donald (Missy) Patrick, Jr. of Fulton, Jack (Amy) Patrick of Fulton, Diana Young of Baldwinsville and Kimberly Raymond of Smithfield, RI; 12 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two brothers, Jack and Nick both of Chicago; several nieces, nephews and her beloved cat, Smokey.
Memorial services are 7 p.m. Friday, December 23, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church of Fulton, 1408 State Route 176, Fulton. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church prior to the memorial service. Contributions in memory of Mrs. Patrick may be made to the Humane Association of C.N.Y., 4915 W. Taft Rd., Liverpool, NY 13088.
Michael E. Brown Funeral Services has care of arrangements.