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Patricia A. Bentley

OGDENSBURG-A memorial service for Patricia A. Bentley, 83, of Ogdensburg will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home with Deacon Mark Lalonde officiating.   Calling hours will be held from 12 p.m. until the time of the service.  Burial will be private. 

Mrs. Bentley died on January 21, 2018 at her home following a long illness, surrounded by her family and under the care of Hospice.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

Patricia A. Bentley was born on September 29, 1934 in Ogdensburg, NY.  She was the daughter of the late Stanley and Bernadette (Lago) Mills.  She attended local schools. Patricia worked as a Certified Nurses Assistant at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center for 27 years as well as a private duty home health care nurse.   She enjoyed reading, walking her dogs, knitting, Yankees baseball and most of all spending time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her son; Scott Bentley and his fiancé Lisa Todd of Ogdensburg, her daughters; Colleen Regan and her husband Shannon of Fairport, NY, Karen Denoncourt and her husband Michael of Ogdensburg and Linda LaFave of Ogdensburg.  She is survived by twelve grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren.  Her brothers; Bernard Mills and his wife Joan and Ronald Mills and his wife Jan also survive her; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.



Donations in Patricia’s memory may be made to Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley 6805 US Route 11 Potsdam, NY 13676.

Online condolences may be made at www.LaRuePitcher.com.

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Please accept my condolences as you mourn the loss of your dear Patricia. Be assured that not only is God is keenly aware of your pain, the bible clearly shows that in due time, he will restore life on earth to those in his memory. And he will forever eliminate all suffering, including death. Therefore, take comfort as you view the video link below:

Mildred Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

To Heather Wells and family and Linda Wells and family, So very sorry for the loss of your mom and grandmother--may she rest in peace!!! God Bless You All at this very sad time!!! Thinking of you at this time and may the knowing of her being at peace give you some comfort!!! Sending love and friendship, Karen A. Morley Harris

KarenAMorleyHarris Jan 26 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Bentley

Lori Jan 25 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Bentley

Chris and Amy Ashley Jan 25 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Colleen, Scott, Karen, Linda and Family,
We are so very sorry to hear about your Mom. She was a very special lady and will be missed by many. Please hold your memories close to your heart. She will always remain with you and be by your side. We wish we could have made the services but please know we are thinking of you all!
Love and Hugs, Carolyn and Don McPherson and Family

Carolyn McPherson Jan 25 2018 12:00 AM

We will miss you Grandma Pat. We love you!!

Heather Wells Jan 24 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Bentley

Ashley Deleel Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Pat was a co- worker and dedicated Cna..Rip Pat

Jim Demers Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

Linda, Karen, Colleen, Scott and families, So sorry to hear about Pat. She was a wonderful lady with giving her heart and soul when providing care to her patients. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Tom and Michelle Camarda

Michelle Camarda Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear about the passing of Pat. She was a very kind, sweet, hard working lady. Rob worked with her on RHCF and enjoyed each other. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Cherish your memories. We are sorry we are unable to be at wake or funeral but will be with you all in spirit.

Rob and Ann erwin Jan 23 2018 12:00 AM

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