Patricia Jane H. G. Catanzaro


Patricia Jane H.G. Catanzaro, of Warwick (formerly of Brooklyn), passed away at home on October 14, 2017. She was 66 years old. 

Born on March 27, 1951 in Sharon, CT, she was the daughter of the late Reidar Holst-Grubbe and Mary Wolcott.

She was married to Joseph Catanzaro.

Patricia was a Critical Care Registered Nurse at Orange Regional Medical Center, Middletown. An avid fisherwoman, gardener, and animal lover, she was a nurse for over thirty years and formerly worked at Methodist Hospital in New York City and Arden Hill Hospital, Goshen. 

She is survived by her husband Joseph, of Warwick; her three sons: Cassian Catanzaro of Flushing, Queens, Benedict Catanzaro of Brooklyn, and Joseph Catanzaro, Jr. of Warwick; and her sisters and brothers: Christine Napolitan of Brooklyn, Theresa (Terry) Waldron of Beaufort, SC, George Holst-Grubbe of Sharon, CT, David Holst-Grubbe of Torrington, CT, Eileen Holst-Grubbe of Richmond, VA, and Eric Holst-Grubbe of Middlebury, CT.

Memorial visitation will be held Saturday October 21, 2017, from 1:00-4:00 pm at the Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave Warwick, NY 10990. A Memorial Service will follow at 4:00 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial donations in Patricia’s name may be sent to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550.


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