Patricia A. Graveline, 83, of Bedford, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 6, 2021, at Mt. Carmel Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Manchester, following a period of declining health.
Born in Goffstown, Patricia is the daughter of the late Joseph and Mildred Osiel. Educated at St. Joseph Catholic School, Patricia was a lifelong resident of Manchester. She married the love of her life, the late Robert Graveline in 1976, sharing 40 years of marriage before his passing.
A beloved wife, sister, aunt, and friend, Patricia’s family was paramount in her life. She loved spending time with her family and helping to raise her nieces and nephews. Known as a social butterfly, Patricia was a friend to all. She loved to chat with her neighbors and friendly faces at the store. She valued her family heritage. Patricia enjoyed sharing decades of family stories and keeping the memory of passed loved ones alive for future generations to cherish. Patricia will be best remembered for her love of family and generous heart.
Patricia is survived by her beloved nieces and nephew, for whom she cared for as her own children, Kathy Merrill, Joyce Desmarais, Janice Bureau, Maurice Desmarais, Jr., and the late Tracy Desmarais; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and niece, Patricia was predeceased by her brother, William Horne; and two sisters, Josephine Desmarais and Mildred Leblanc.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her Visitation will be held in the Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover St., Manchester, on Monday, November 15 from 11:30AM to 12:30PM followed by her Funeral Service at 12:30PM. Patricia will be laid to rest beside her husband at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 Daniel Webster Hwy, Boscawen, on Monday, November 15 at 2:00PM. Mercy Meal to be announced at the Committal Service. To view Patricia's Online Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit www.phaneuf.net.