Patricia Victoria DePalma, 76, of Battle Creek passed away Thursday, January 5, 2023.
Pat was born January 1, 1947 in Battle Creek to Thomas Augustine DePalma, Sr. and Glendale Marie (Gresly) DePalma. In high school, she worked at Lil's Record Shop. She graduated from St. Philip Catholic High School in 1965. She worked as an administrative assistant at Dana and Eaton. She loved bingo, family game nights with her sister on Thursday and Sunday supper with her family. Pat lived in Florida for five years before moving back to Battle Creek to be closer to family. While living at the Villages in Florida, she spent her time dancing and listening to music. Pat also loved her precious fur babies, cats and rabbits.
Pat is survived by her siblings, Yolanda Barton and Thomas DePalma and their families. She was preceded in death by her parents and a special grandmother.
Per her wishes, Pat has been cremated. She will be laid to rest at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Calhoun County Humane Society. Personal messages for Pat's family may be shared at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.