Jennie L. Patchen
December 11, 1915 ~ December 03, 2013
Jennie L. Patchen, 97, wife of the late Daniel F. Patchen, Sr. of Norwalk, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013, at her home in Weston.
Born on December 11th, 1915, in New Canaan, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Rose Caccavella of Springdale, CT.
She was elected the First Selectwoman of the City of Norwalk, was a Justice of the Peace, worked in the Office Registrar, and was a homemaker.
Jennie is survived by; her sons, Daniel F. Patchen, Jr. of Fort Meyers, FL, Robert J. Patchen and his wife Donna of Milford, CT, Richard C. Patchen and his wife Kathy of Weston, CT; Grandchildren, Daniel Kenneth Patchen of Norwalk, Tammi Ann Patchen of Milford, CT, Barbara Patchen Hayes and her husband Michael of Weston, CT, Christopher Patchen of Weston, CT, Tracie Patchen Wain and her husband Adam of Phoenix, AZ; 10 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, December 7th, at 10:00 AM in St Francis of Assisi Church, 35 Norfield Road, Weston, CT. Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, 25 Camp Avenue, Darien, CT. Friends may call Friday, December 6th, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM in the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT.