Patricia A. Halde­man

The Ambler Gazette - - OBITUARIES -

Patricia A. Halde­man, 81, passed away on Sept. 30, 2012.

Patricia was born Sept. 18, 1931, in Philadel­phia, Pa., to Sa­muel and Edith Boyd.

Af­ter grad­u­at­ing from Ger­man­town High School, she at­tended Lin­den Hall Ju­nior Col­lege in Li­titz, Pa., where she grad­u­ated in 1953. While she was in Li­titz she met and mar­ried Orville “Dubbs” Halde­man.

They con­tin­ued to re­side in Li­titz, where Pat was a home­maker, and her hus­band owned and op­er­ated the War­wick House. They had three daugh­ters. Dur­ing that time she was ac­tive in the Lin­den Hall Alumni As­so­ci­a­tion, along with some of the life­long friends she made at LH.

In 1968 they moved to St. Croix, and then onto Rut­land, st., a few years later to pur­sue other in­ter­ests.

In 1976, she moved to Flour­town, Pa., and lived there for the last 30 years with her mother. Af­ter her mother’s pass­ing, she moved in with her old­est daugh­ter in West Norriton.

She was an ac­tive parish­ioner and mem­ber of the choir at St. Philip’s Episco- pal Church. She also hosted Bi­ble study in her home. Some of her other in­ter­ests in­cluded read­ing, travel, lunch with friends and en­ter­tain­ing friends and fam­ily with her ren­di­tions of oldies love songs. She loved to sing. She was a warm, lov­ing per­son who loved life. She had a great at­ti­tude and loved to laugh.

She worked at Chapel Hill Man­u­fac­tur­ing Co. in Ore­land for 30 years. She loved to work and only re­tired to be a care­giver to her mother in later years.

Pat is sur­vived by her three daugh­ters, him Davis, Dawn Pitt, and Pam Halde­man, and by two grand­chil­dren, Rod­ney Maranville and Amanda Pitt.

Funeral ar­range­ments are be­ing han­dled by Craft Funeral Home of Er­den­heim, Pa. A memo­rial ser­vice will be held at St Phillips Epis­co­pal Church in Ore­land, Pa, on Oct. 27, 2012, at 11 a.m.

The in­ter­ment will be pri­vate.

,Q OLHu RI flRwHUV, WKH fam­ily asks that you con­sider do­na­tions to St. Philip-in- the- Fields Epis­co­pal Church, 317 Ore­land Mill Road, Ore­land, PA 19075.

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