1931 – 2019
Putnam – Patricia (Osborne) Mancini, 87, of Tourtellotte Rd., died Sunday afternoon at home. She was the loving wife of the late Joseph T. Mancini, Sr. Born in Wallingford, CT, she was the daughter of the late Willard and Clementine (Hebert) Osborne.
On March 19, 1947, at St. Rose Church in Meridan, she was united in marriage to Joseph T. Mancini, Sr. He passed away on March 22, 2013. She worked alongside her husband on the family dairy farm, “Windy Hill Farms” in Killingly.
She enjoyed collecting music boxes, reading, crossword puzzles, backyard cookouts and making pasta on Sundays. Above all she cherished the quality time that she spent with her family.
Patricia is survived by five sons, Joseph Mancini, Jr. and his wife Marilyn of Pomfret Center, David Mancini and his wife Joan of NY, Peter Mancini and his wife Christina of VT, Paul Mancini of Killingly, and Mark Mancini of Putnam; a daughter, Christine Opperman of Dayville; a sister June Lopes; 15 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sister, the late Barbara Veronasy and a granddaughter Deanna.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Patricia’s family on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam with a Funeral Service in the funeral home at 1:00 pm. Burial will be in Elmvale Cemetery in the spring.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Patricia’s memory may be made to the ASPCA or to the Humane Society. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.