Patricia E. Scherer, 64

OSWEGO, NY – Patricia E. Scherer, 64, a former resident of St. Luke Apartments, passed away Monday morning December 17, 2012, at Morningstar Care Center in Oswego.

Patricia was born in the Town of Oswego, the daughter of the late Phillip and Rena (Reed) Hollenbeck.

She was a life resident of the area.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed in the housekeeping department of Oswego Hospital.

She is survived by two daughters, Mikelynn Van Patten of Texas and Michelle Van Patten of Oswego; a brother, Charles Hollenbeck of Tennessee; a sister, Sandy Hollenbeck of Oswego; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by son, Derek Scott Van Patten; and a daughter, Pamela Van Patten.

Funeral services will be private.

Burial will be in Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.

There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are in care of the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home, Oswego.