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Patricia J. O'Brien, 77 Patricia J. O'Brien, 77, died of natural causes on April 18, 2017, in her Staten Island home surrounded by her loving family. Patricia is survived by her sister, Mary McCormick; her daughters, Agnes Bilotto and Deirdre O'Brien; her son, Raymond O'Brien, and her five grandchildren. Patricia was born on Feb. 9, 1940, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to parents, Agnes and Thomas Roberts. She graduated from Fordham University with a degree in education. Patricia was a teacher for 20 years and, later in her career, she retired from the New York City HRA Adult Protective Services. Patricia was a great family woman and a loving mother. She enjoyed 43 years of companionship with Gene Nuzzo, whom she adored traveling the world with. She enjoyed playing the piano, singing and dancing, and the challenge of a good New York Times crossword puzzle. Her family and friends will always remember her as a warm, intelligent, graceful woman. Visitation will be on Thursday, April 20, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Harmon Funeral Home. A Mass is scheduled for Patricia on Friday, April 21, at 10 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to The American Cancer Society. Harmon Funeral Home 571 Forest Ave. Staten Island, NY 10310 (718) 442-5056
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