It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Patricia Cole at home on January 4th, 2018 in her 66th year.
Devoted wife to David Cole, loving mother to Christine Baayen (Karel), and proud Grandma to Sam and Ryan.
She will be missed by many family and friends, in particular brother Ken Gribbons (Maureen), in-laws Stephen Cole, Gordon Cole (Roseanne), Elaine Cole, Patricia Cole (Michel), and Lily Cole. Predeceased by her parents Patrick and Ruby Gribbons (nee-MacKenzie), brothers Douglas and Wayne Gribbons, brother-in-law Douglas Cole and Muriel Gribbons.
A graduate of Sir Sanford Fleming College, and Lakehead University, Pat was Corporate Senior Manager of Human Resources at EHC Global Inc., Oshawa and had worked there for the past 24 years. Her faith was important to her and Pat was a devoted member of the United Church and a Licensed Lay Worship Leader (LLWL).
She was a member of Mark Street United Church, Peterborough, recently serving as Chair of Council.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Comstock-Kaye Life Celebration Centre, 356 Rubidge Street. A Celebration of Pat's Life will be held on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at MARK STREET UNITED CHURCH, 90 Hunter Street East.
In lieu of flowers (due to allergies), memorial donations to Mark Street United Church or a charity of choice would be appreciated.