Patricia (Donnison) McArdle, 87, of Milford, MA. died Wednesday morning (December 5, 2012) at the Milford Regional Medical Center after a period of declining health. She was the devoted wife of the late Atty. James F. McArdle who died in 1992. Mrs. McArdle was born in New York City, NY, the daughter of the late James and the late Ellen (Anderson) Donnison and lived in New York before moving to Milford, MA. in 1993. She graduated from Sewanhaka High School in Floral Park, NY and was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church. She enjoyed travelling, politics, and fashion and loved her beloved New York City. She was also an avid reader. Mrs. McArdle is survived by (1) daughter Sharon A. McArdle with whom she resided; (1) sister, Muriel Balling of Floral Park, NY; several nieces and nephews including Edward E. Balling of Floral Park, NY, Kevin M. Balling of Todd, NC, Barbara Iamele of Cheshire, CT., Cathy Carley of Woodbridge, CT., and Colleen Yackel of Floral Park, NY; several grandnieces and grandnephews. She was also the sister of the late Robert and John Donnison Her funeral will be held on Saturday morning (December 8) at 9:30AM from the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home (please visit www.edwardsmemorialfuneralhome.com
for condolence book) 44 Congress Street Milford, MA. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30AM in St. Mary of the Assumption Church 19 Winter Street Milford, MA. In accordance with her wishes, creamation will follow and burial will be held at the convenience of the family. Visiting hours at the funeral home will be held on Friday (December 7) from 4PM-7PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Milford Regional Healthcare Foundation 14 Prospect Street Milford, MA. 01757.