Patricia M. Hart Dame

Hart Dame, Patricia M. COHOES Patricia M. Hart Dame Powers, 57, of Cohoes, died Friday, February 22, 2013 at St. Mary's Hospital, Troy, embraced by her loving family. Born in Albany, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Annette Shone Hart and beloved wife of Thomas M. Powers of Cohoes. Patricia lived most of her life in the Capital District and graduated from Colonie High School and she attended HVCC. She dedicated her life to her family and home. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her devoted children, Glen "Buddy" S. E. (Katie) Dame, Shannon L. Dame, all of Cohoes, Lisa M. Dame of Middlegrove, Wendy L. (Frank) Mancini of Ravena, Jason G. (Cary) Dame of Waterford and Matthew T. Powers of Cohoes; 15 cherished grandchildren who adored their Nana; siblings, Ruthana (Lee) Battes of Mechanicville and Roberta Sue Halliday of Crescent; former husband Glen S. Dame Sr. of Cohoes; dear life long friend Cindy Harrington; and godson Justin Harrington of Glens Falls; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister Mary Jane Johnson. A memorial service will be held in the Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ltd., 105 Vliet Blvd., Cohoes, N.Y., Wednesday evening at 6:30 with Reverend Nick Tebordo officiating. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. Interment is private and at the convenience of the family. Those wishing to remember Patricia in a special way may make donations in her memory to the "Team Dame" Memorial Fund at any SEFCU Branch.

Published in Albany Times Union from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2013