REEDVILLE—Patricia Bahen “Patsy” Sylvia, 84, Reedville, formerly of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, November 30, 2021.
Patsy loved her family, friends, her dog Parker, tennis, bridge, mahjong and flower arranging. She was a volunteer at the Reedville Fishermen’s Museum. Patsy was an active member of the Chesapeake Bay Garden Club since 1995. She was a much-loved member of the Northern Neck community who touched many lives in a positive way and will be missed.
Patsy is survived by her husband of 62 years, Percy “Buddy” Sylvia; daughters, Brenda Sylvia, Sharon Sylvia and Carol Lee Sylvia Bell (BI); Jan Patterson, whom she loved like a daughter; granddaughters, Karen Farmer (Mike) and Montana Bowman; step-grandson, Tyler Bell; brother, Joe Bahen and sister-in-law, Carolyn; beloved nieces and nephews; extended family; and many close friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 11, at Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 154 East Church Street, Kilmarnock. The service will be followed by a reception at the church hall across the street.
Donations in Patsy’s memory may be made to Smith Point Sea Rescue, P.O. Box 662, Burgess, VA 22432; or the Chesapeake Bay Garden Club, P.O. Box 605, Reedville, VA 22539.
Currie Funeral Home LLC of Kilmarnock handled the arrangements.