Patricia A. Finch, 71

Patricia A. Finch
Patricia A. Finch

Patricia A. Finch, 71, of Pennellville, died Thursday at home.

Born in Syracuse she was a resident of the Pennellville area for over 40 years. Patricia had retired from Syroco in Baldwinsville after 30 years as a press operator. She had enjoyed bowling, bingo, playing cards, crocheting, painting, ceramics, bird watching and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband of 31 years, Donald D. Finch, who died December 13, 2009; parents, Adrian and Marge Hiscock; birth mother, Tessie Orton; brother, Adrian Thomas Hiscock, who died in 2010.

Surviving: children, Colleen (Dan) Bergman of Fulton, Gary (Jessie Sue) Smart of Fulton and Bobbie Jo (Dan) Bowman of Pennellville, Julie (Rodney) Hillerich of Florida and Lori (Kenny) Watson of Florida; 14 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brother, Herbert Hiscock of Michigan; sisters, Sharon Mapstone of Liverpool, Kathy Zepp of Camilus, Linda Orton and Pamela Walts both of Fulton; several nieces and nephews.

Services are 10 a.m. Monday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton. Calling hours are Sunday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 6725 Lyons Street, P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, 13057 or to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, 13126.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.