Patricia E. "Patty" Archer

Patricia "Patty" E. Archer

AGE: 63 • Manahawkin

Patricia E. Archer, "Patty," 63, of Manahawkin passed peacefully on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 after a lengthy illness. She passed away at SOMC surrounded by her family. Patty was a lifelong resident of Manahawkin and daughter of the late Frederick and Esther Bell Jr. Patty was the oldest of 5 children. She was a 1967 graduate of Southern Regional High School.

Patty is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, David Archer Sr.; 4 children, David Archer Jr. (Rita Archer), Brian Archer, Geraldine Archer Pavelchak (Scott Pavelchak), and Amy Archer; 3 grandchildren, Kathryn, Madison, and Connor; sisters, Diane Smith and Joyce Meyers; brothers, Frederick Bell III and David Bell Sr.; and many nieces and nephews. Patty was predeceased by her grandchildren, Samara and Michael Terefenko.

A visitation service will be held Wednesday, January 23 from 11 AM-3 PM with a 3 PM service at Thos L. Shinn Funeral Home, 10 Hilliard Dr., Manahawkin. Condolences may be sent to

Funeral Home

Thos. L. Shinn Funeral Home
10 Hilliard Drive Manahawkin, NJ 08050
(609) 597-7740

Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 22, 2013