Patricia Woolever

Obituary of Patricia E Woolever

Patricia E. Woolever, 74, of 817 W. Hamilton Ave., Sherrill, passed away peacefully in the presence of close family on Monday, November 22, 2021, at Crouse Community Center in Morrisville. She was born on December 7, 1946, in Oneida, the daughter of John F. and Helen “Nellie” Hornby McCouliff. She was a 1965 graduate of Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High School. She went on to receive her nursing degree from St. Mary’s College in Rochester. On August 9, 1969, Pat was united in marriage to John T. Woolever in St. Helena’s Church. Pat retired in 1996 as a registered nurse from St. Matthew’s Elementary School in East Syracuse. She was employed many years as a labor and delivery nurse for Oneida City Hospital and for multiple years, taught numerous expecting couples Lamaze. After her retirement, she went to be a Hospice Caregiver for several years. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking, reading, being outdoors and watching the birds in her birdfeeders. She loved to host parties where she was able to spend time with her dear family and many friends. Surviving besides her loving husband, John; are two daughters, Gretchen Woolever, of Cazenovia, and Laurie Woolever, of Jackson Heights, NY; three grandchildren, Matthew Gellert, Brooke Gellert, and Max Monesson; a brother, John J. McCouliff; and many cousins, nieces, and nephews. Pat was predeceased by a brother, Dennis McCouliff; and a sister, Maureen McCouliff. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at 11:00 AM at St. Helena’s Church where the Rev. Nathan Brooks will officiate. Interment will take place in St. Helena’s Cemetery in the spring. Family and friends are invited and may call on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., 342 Main St., Oneida. Memorial contributions may be made in Pat’s memory to the MS Resources of CNY or the Crouse Community Center Activities Fund. You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at
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Visitation 1

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, December 10, 2021
Ironside Funeral Home, Inc.
342 Main Street
Oneida, New York, United States

Service Information

11:00 am
Saturday, December 11, 2021
St. Helena's Church
210 Primo Ave.
Sherrill, New York, United States
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