Obituary: Patricia Anne (Jones) Cosgrove

Patricia Anne (Jones) Cosgrove
Patricia Anne (Jones) Cosgrove

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Patricia Anne (Jones) Cosgrove, 62, formerly of Naugatuck, Conn., passed away Thursday, February 12, 2015 in Titusville.

Mrs. Cosgrove was born June 11, 1952 in Waterbury, Conn. She was the daughter of the late William D. Jones, Sr. and Elizabeth (Finke) Jones. She graduated from Naugatuck High School in 1970. She was married to her husband Michael C. Cosgrove of Geneva, N.Y., in 1978, who was in the Navy and stationed in Groton, Conn. They were transferred to Norfolk, Va., where their son William was born. They also spent five years in Bermuda where Mike was stationed. After the Navy, they moved to Florida in 1988 and settled in Titusville. Tricia went to work for the Brevard County School Board while her husband went to work at the Kennedy Space Center. She retired from the Brevard County School Board at Oak Park Elementary School in Titusville as a technology technician. She spent a lot of her time doing genealogy.

Besides her husband Michael of 36 years, she leaves a son, William and his wife Esther Gerry of Titusville; a brother, Terrence Jones of Brooksville, Fla., and a sister Elizabeth Rice of Naugatuck, Conn. She was predeceased by her brother, William D. Jones, Jr. of Ocklawaha, Fla.

A funeral mass was celebrated Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 5135 North Highway 1, Cocoa, FL 32927. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church St., Naugatuck.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations can be made to Hospice of St. Francis, 1250-B Gromman Place, Titusville, FL 32780.

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