Patricia Graves Carta

Patricia (Emond) Graves Carta, 73, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away May 16, 2014 in St. Petersburg. A New Britain native and longtime resident, she was daughter of the late Joseph Emond and Hazel (Nelson) Emond. She lived in Florida since 1997. Pat was a graduate of New Britain High School, Class of 1960, and was an office clerk at Hewlett-Packard Co. EDS in Florida. She leaves her son, Robert Graves of Cheshire; her former husband and best friend, Louis Carta of Spring Hill, FL; and her brother, Mark Emond and his wife Carol of Farmington, CT. Pat was predeceased by a brother, David Emond. She also leaves her Nephews: Michael Emond of St. Leonard, Maryland, Bruce Emond of Santa Cruz, CA and David Emond of New Hartford, CT. A graveside service will be held 11 AM Thursday ( June 26, 2014) in Section 37 (East Street side) of Fairview Cemetery, Smalley Street, New Britain. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the 825 Brook Street Building 3 Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Carlson Funeral Home, New Britain is assisting with arrangements. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at

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A.W. Carlson Funeral Home
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Published in The Hartford Courant from June 18 to June 19, 2014