Patricia Ann Cruse passed into eternal life on November 3, 2017. She was born on November 1, 1924 to parents Stella and Lester Cruse, and was proud to be a Scorpio. She was a lifelong resident of Winooski, and a communicant of St. Stephen Parish Catholic Church.
She graduated from Bishop deGoesbriand Nursing School. Her career as a registered nurse included thirty years of tending to students at the UVM Infirmary. She loved to travel, and greatly enjoyed attending the theater from Broadway to St. Michaels's Playhouse.
We are especially grateful to the staff at St. Joseph's Home for their wonderful care of Pat om the past few years, and to Bayada Hospice for their compassion and support during her final days.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 10:30AM Thursday November 9 at LaVigne Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 132 Main St., Winooski, Vt 05404. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00AM Thursday November 9 at St. Stephen's Parish, 115 Barlow St., Winooski, VT 05404, with burial to follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Burlington. Condolences may be shared at www.lavignefuneralhome.com.