Obituary: Patricia Tata

Patricia Tata

Patricia Tata

WATERBURY — Patricia Tata, 68, died peacefully on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Abbott Terrace Health Center.

Patricia was born on July 24, 1947 in Winsted, a daughter of the late Eugene and Edna (Pomeroy) Tata. She was raised in Waterbury, having graduated from Wilby High School, Class of 1965, and had lived in Naugatuck for the past 20 years. She was a former manager at Freihofer’s Bakery Thrift Store, where she had worked for many years and was a member of the Waterbury Baptist Ministries.

Patricia is survived by her daughter, Celeste Tatler of Gilbert, Ariz.; her sons, Mike Humphrey and his wife Shannon of Middlebury, and Jeffrey Humphrey and his wife Julie of Wahoo, Neb.; her sister, Eileen LaFreniere and her husband Henry of Waterbury; her brothers, William Tata and his wife Doris of Plainville, and Thomas Tata of Waterbury; her grandchildren, whom she adored, Scott Hodgkinson, Jr., twins Kyle and Christopher Hodgkinson of Arizona, Jace and Jade Humphrey of Plainville, twins Max and Luke Humphrey of Middlebury, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend funeral services on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 1 p.m. at the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck. Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery, Waterbury.

To honor Patricia’s memory, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association CT, 200 Executive Blvd., Suite 4B, Southington, CT 06489.

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