Obituary for Patricia Carolin
Patricia M. Carolin, 70, of Camillus, died Sunday, July 17, 2005 at St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center. Born in Malone on Tuesday, June 25, 1935, she was the daughter of George Peter Rushford and Evelyn Blanche Davenport. She lived in Camillus for 42 years. Pat was a graduate of Warners High School and C.C.B.I. She retired from J.C. Penney in Camillus in 1993 after 17 years and was also formerly employed by both Prosperity and Hoffman International. She was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church and member of the Baldwinsville Women of the Moose and the Camillus Democratic Party.
Surviving are her husband of 42 years, James R. Carolin; daughters and sons-in-law, Denise and Tim Botz of Solvay and Michelle and Michael Lougee of Marcellus; son and daughter-in-law, Patrick and Toni Carolin of Warners; honorary daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Pat Donegan of Camillus; grandchildren, Jessica, Jennifer and J.J. McDeid, Josh Carolin; Jarrett McDeid, Jordan and Jeremy Carolin, Brendan and Austin Botz and honorary grandchildren, Ryan Price; Sarah, Noah and Taylor Donegan; sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Don La Roche of Florida; brothers and sisters-in-law, George and Geri Rushford of Florida and James and Mary Ellen Rushford of Baldwinsville and several nieces and nephews.
Pat was predeceased by her grandsons, Brant L. McDeid and Connor P. and Colin J. Botz.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2005 at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus and at 10:30 a.m. in St. Joseph's Church where a funeral Mass will be celebrated by Rev. Paul Carman. Friends may call Thursday, July 21, 2005 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Marcellus.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation, Syracuse Chapter, 9221 Ward Parkway, Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64114-3367.