Patricia M. Shea 1935 - 2013


WESTMINSTER, VT -Patricia M. Shea, 78, of Camp Road died Sunday, June 30 at Maplewood Nursing Home in Westmoreland, NH. Patricia was born in Rome, NY on April 25, 1935 the daughter of C. Reginald and Lucille (Pike) Marsland. 

  She grew up in Fairfield, CT, was a longtime resident of Hebron, CT, and retired to Vermont 12 years ago. She worked 30 years for the US Postal Service. Patricia loved her cats and working in her flowerbeds. She always enjoyed time spent with her neighbors, especially the children Tim, Jeremy, Carson, Jacob, and Emily.

  The family would like to extend thanks to Arlene McAlister for her care of Patty.

  Patricia leaves her husband Karl V. Bennke of Westminster; her brothers Charles Marsland of Florida and Peter Marsland of Arizona; and her sister Sherry Marsland of Denver, CO. She is predeceased by her parents.

   Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in the care of Fenton & Hennessey Funeral Home.