PATRICIA ANN "PAT" GOODWIN
July 23rd, 2014
Patricia Ann "Pat" Goodwin, age 75 and wife of John P. "Jack" Goodwin, died peacefully, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 23, at St. Mary's Hospital in Waterbury, CT. Pat was born in Norwalk on June 14, 1939, the daughter of the late David A. and Helen Connolly Sniffen. She and Jack have lived in North Ft. Myers, FL for the past 11 years. Pat was a member of three Red Hat Ladies Clubs, where she loved to play cards, dominos and bingo; the Moose Club
in FL and she has run the newsletter for Laurel Estates Park in FL. She loved to cook and entertain but most of all loved being with her family.
In addition to her husband Jack, Pat is survived by her children Cathy Rotella Hunihan and her husband Mark of Woodbury, CT, Nick Rotella and his wife Angela of OH, Carla Rotella Leland and her husband Wayne of VA and Jacklyn Goodwin Rosati of Watertown, CT. Also surviving are her step-daughter Cathy Motyl of Essex, CT, brothers David and Kirby Sniffen, sisters Kathleen King, Elsie Riedel and Judy Bleeks, 13 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Pat was predeceased by her sisters Dolores McIntyre and Helen May Sniffen
Funeral services will be held 10 AM Saturday (today, July 26) at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave., Norwalk, with burial to follow at Riverside Cemetery. Donations in her name may be made to
. To leave an online condolence, please go to www.magnerfuneralhome.com