Harrington - On January 14, 2020, Patricia A. Henze, 83, peacefully passed away and was reunited with her late husband, Harry of 65 years
Born on January 8, 1937, in Yonkers, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Grace Collins.
Patricia was a stay at home Mom to her children until they became teenagers and then went on to work at Mr. Morte’s Dry Cleaners in Spring Valley, N.Y.
She was very active in the Viola Civic Association and the P.T.A. Patricia and her late husband were Luther League Advisors and longtime members of Airmont Lutheran Church.
Patricia studied to be a nutritionist and used that knowledge and her love of it, to cook, bake and entertain for her family and friends. In her spare time she did crossword puzzles and daily jumbles.
Mrs. Henze is survived by her children, Patricia Scanlan(George) of Palm Coast, FL, Harry C. Henze, Jr.(Stacy) of Hampton, N.Y., Elizabeth Ewald of Palatka, FL, and Robert Henze(Angela Jo) of Walden, N.Y, 10 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.
She is also survived by her sister; Joyce Richards(Nelson) of Fulton, N.Y, and brothers; Gilbert Collins(Shirley) of Fulton, N.Y and James Zahakos(Ellen) of Raynham, MA and 13 nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband Harry, she was predeceased by her brother John Collins.