Patricia A. (Schmidt) Garthwaite

Patricia A. (nee Schmidt) Garthwaite

Age 53, of Newtown Square, formerly of Chadds Ford, PA, passed peacefully on February 12, 2013.

Beloved daughter of Barbara M. (Rowan) and the late Alfred Emanuel Schmidt.

Beloved wife of William R. Garthwaite, Jr.; loving mother of William R. Garthwaite, III and Christine Garthwaite; dear sister of Thomas and James and the late Alfred Schmidt. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing Tuesday 9:30-10:30 am at the Donohue Funeral Home, 1627 West Chester Pike, West Chester, PA, 610-431-9000 and to her Funeral Mass at 11 am at SS Simon & Jude Church, 8 Cavanaugh Ct, West Chester, PA. Interment will be at Birmingham-Lafayette Cemetery.

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Published in The News Journal on Feb. 15, 2013