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Patricia S. (Sparks) Penberthy

May 13, 1935 ~ August 21, 2017 (age 82)
Thursday, August 24, 2017
4-7 PM at Hamp Funeral Home
Funeral Mass
Friday, August 25, 2017
10 AM at St. Francis Chapel


Patricia (nee Sparks) Penberthy, age 82, of Tonawanda, died Monday, August 21, 2017. Born May 13, 1935 in Buffalo, she was the daughter of the late W. Loraine and Susan (nee Tully) Sparks and had been a resident of Tonawanda for the greater part of her life. Since 1957, Patricia had been a substitute teacher in the City of Tonawanda Public Schools until retiring. 

She was the wife of Jerome R. Penberthy for 58 years; mother of Kevin (Judy) Penberthy of the Town of Tonawanda, Mary Jo (Mark) Mariani of Clarence, and Christopher (Autumn) Penberthy of the Town of Tonwanda; and grandmother of Julianna, Morgan, Sarah, and Rebecca.

Friends may call from 4-7 PM on Thursday only at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM Friday at St. Francis Chapel, 71 Adam Street, Tonawanda; the Rev. Romulo Montero officiating. Friends invited. Inurnment will be cared for privately in St. Francis Chapel Columbarium. If desired, memorials to St. Francis Food Pantry, 73 Adam Street, Tonwanda, NY 14150, are preferred by the family.

 Service Information

August 24, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hamp Funeral Home, Inc.
37 Adam Street
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Mass of Christian Burial
August 25, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Francis Chapel
71 Adam Street
Tonawanda, NY 14150

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