Floral 06
Official Obituary of

Caroline R. Patchett

November 27, 1923 ~ August 15, 2023 (age 99) 99 Years Old

Caroline Patchett Obituary

Caroline R Patchett

Caroline R Patchett passed away on August 15, 2023, at the age of 99. She will be remembered as a devoted homemaker and detailed bookkeeper.

Born in 1923, Caroline attended Newark High School and is among the last survivors of her class of 41. In 1947 she married Robert M Patchett, and they shared nearly sixty-five years together until Robert's passing in 2012. Caroline's bookkeeping career included Bloomer Brothers, Jackson & Perkins, Lilac Time, and Ruspak.

Caroline was a lifelong Wayne County resident and an active Presbyterian Church member. She was also known for her interest in flowers, jigsaw puzzles, baking, and birds.

Caroline is survived by her three children, Richard (Maryke) Patchett, Martin (Elaine) Patchett, and Christine Bailey. Caroline is also survived by her six grandchildren, Susanna, Elizabeth, Katharine, Joanna, Michael, and Brittany, and seven great-grandchildren, Thomas, Erica, Benjamin, Susanna, Henry, Charlotte, and Atticus.

The family will greet friends from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, August 21, 2023, at Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 West Miller Street, Newark, NY. Caroline's funeral service will follow visitation at 2 p.m. Caroline will be laid to rest at the East Palmyra Cemetery following the service.

Please write a condolence of memory by visiting www.watermanfuneralhome.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Caroline R. Patchett, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Caroline R. Patchett?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Caroline's memory.


August 21, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Norman L Waterman Funeral Home
124 West Miller Street
Newark, NY 14513

August 21, 2023

2:00 PM
Norman L Waterman Funeral Home
124 West Miller Street
Newark, NY 14513

August 21, 2023

2:30 PM
East Palmyra Cemetery
Whitbeck Rd
East Palmyra, NY 14513


© 2024 Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility