Patricia Bailey

Obituary of Patricia Bailey

 

Patricia A. Bailey
Chester, NY


Patricia Bailey, a longtime resident of Chester, NY passed away on June 22, 2017, at Orange Regional 
Medical Center.  She was 84 years of age.  The Daughter of the late Cosmo and Carrie Mascarelli, Pat was born in New York City in 1932. She was the widow of Patrick P. Bailey, the love of her life.

Pat was a former executive secretary at A & P in New York City, a longtime member of St. Columba Church, a former member of the St. Columba Ladies Auxiliary and Mother’s Club.  She was also known to many as a friendly face behind the counter at Connie’s 19 Main Street Luncheonette in Chester.

A family statement reads: “Mom was an angel on Earth.  She was a devoted wife and mother.  She had a knack for conversation and made friends easily.  The most important things in her life were her faith, her family, and her friends.  We love you Mom and always will.  We will miss you and will honor your memory forever.” 


Pat is survived by her adoring daughters, Eileen M. Bailey and Diane P. Bailey, both of Chester, as well as her sisters-in-law, Joan Greak of Walden, NY and Doris Mascarelli of Putnam Valley, NY.

She is also survived by numerous nieces & nephews, their families, and several godchildren.  She cherished all of them dearly.

Pat was predeceased by her beloved siblings, Mary Fulmer, Robert Mascarelli and Frank Mascarelli. 

Visitation will be held on Monday, June 26, 2017, during the hours of 4-8 p.m. at Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc. located at 3 Hudson Street, Chester, NY 10918.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in St. Columba RC Church located at 29 High Street, Chester, NY.
Burial will follow in the family plot in St. Columba RC Church Cemetery, Chester, NY.
Memorial contributions in Pat’s name would be appreciated by the family and can be made to either   St. Columba RC Church, 29 High Street, Chester, NY 10918 or Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties,  800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY, 12550.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Thomas F. Flynn and the staff of Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc.  For directions to the funeral home, St. Columba Church or to offer an online memorial, please visit www.flynnfh.com