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Obituary of Monica Patterelli
Durhamville---Monica F. Patterelli, 80, of 5357 Foster Street passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2018, at Oneida Healthcare Extended Care Facility where she had been a rehabilitation patient for the last 10 days.
Monica was born on March 19,1938, in Utica, the daughter of Carl J. and Ellen Servatius Falk. She was a graduate of St. Mary’s Academy in Little Falls and Oneonta State Teachers College. She began her long teaching career in Canastota Central School, she then taught in the Willard Prior, Durhamville and Seneca Street Elementary Schools of the Oneida City School District, then taught and retired from St. Patrick’s School in Oneida.
She married her former husband Anthony Patterelli on July 24, 1964 in St. James Church, Fort Plain.
Monica was a longtime member of St. Francis Church in Durhamville and a member of the Altar and Rosary Society. She also served perpetual adoration at St. Joseph’s Church in Oneida. She was also a member of the Durhamville Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and the Sweet Adelines.
Surviving are two daughters; Allison Williams and Daniel Jones of Oneida and Amy (Mary Riccardi) Patterelli of Memphis, NY, six grandchildren; Justin (Megan) Williams, Alisha (Michael) Mathalia, Abagail (Zachary) Hudson, Angela (Casey) Stockbridge, Eddie Wallace and Trevor Wallace, eight great grandchildren; Zoey and Lily Stockbridge, Tripp Day and Penelope Hudson, Wyatt and Ellie Mathalia and Emily and Luke Williams. She is also survived by fourteen brothers and sister; Joseph (Kelly) Falk, Mary Fullerton, Francis (Lorraine) Falk, Pauline Falk, Margaret Westerman, Charles (Janice) Falk, George (Sandra) Falk, Thomas (Ginger) Falk, Bernadette Campbell, Edwin (Pamela) Falk, Vincent (Holly) Falk, Rose (Larry) White, Dorothy (Richard) Welch, and Anne (Alan) Goodwin, one brother-in-law; Thomas Leon and several nieces and nephews.
She was pre-deceased by her parents and former husband and one sister; Sarah “Sally” Leon, and three brothers-in-law; Gerald Fullerton, John Westerman and Craig Campbell
A Funeral Mass will be held 10:00 AM Friday August 24, 2018 from St. Patrick’s Church 347 Main Street Oneida with Rev. Richard J. Kapral officiating. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s of the Ridge Cemetery Durhamville. Monica’s request was that there will be no calling hours, however, there will be a celebration of her life at the Hayloft on the Arch, 5742 Norton Road Vernon Center on Sunday September 16, 2018 from 1 to 4 PM. Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Patrick’s School Tuition Fund 354 Elizabeth Street Oneida, NY 134321.Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc. 342 Main Street Oneida, NY.