Concetta R. Pate, 100

Concetta R. Pate, 100

Concetta R. Pate, 100, of Holiday, Fla., beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, August 24, 2011.

Born in Corry, Pa., on December 27, 1910, she moved to Florida in 1977.

She was an avid gardener, seamstress and musician.

Concetta was preceded in death by her husband, Dominick Pate; her daughter, Rose Blynt; and two sons, Richard Pate Sr. and Michael Pate.

She is survived by two sons, Santo (Helen) Pate Sr. of Holiday, and Frank (Mary) Pate of Holiday; and her daughter, Betty Pate of Holiday.

Survivors also include 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.

Concetta was a beautiful woman who will be deeply missed by all.

Friends may call Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of an 11 a.m. funeral service at the Bracken Funeral Home, 315 N. Center St., Corry. Msgr. Casimir Bogniak will officiate.

Interment will be in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Corry.