Patricia A. Bove, 82, of Welch Avenue, passed away Sunday (March 30, 2014) at The Pavilion at BRMC.
Born May 21, 1931, in Bradford, she was the daughter of the late John and Florence Melton Johnson. In St. Bernard Church, she married John A. Bove, who survives.
Mrs. Bove attended Bradford High School. She and her husband owned and operated Bove's News Stand on West Washington Street for many years. She enjoyed baking, knitting, crocheting and crafting.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by three daughters, Christine (Pat) Richmond in North Carolina, Colleen Quinn of Silver Creek, N.Y., and Mary Ann Bove of Bradford; four grandchildren, Cassandra Winter, Jacqueline Horton, Jennifer Therrien and Nicholas McNeil; three great-grandchildren, Joseph Horton, Layla Horton and Charles Hallock; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four sisters, including Dorothy Ruffner; and one brother.
Family will be receiving friends from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., 372 East Main St., where funeral and committal services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Raymond Gramata, pastor of St. Bernard Church, officiating. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the
, 1128 State St., Suite 301, Erie, PA 16501.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.