East Greenbush - Patricia Milanese passed away July 8, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Watervliet to James J. and Corinne O’keefe, she graduated from Watervliet High School and worked for several years in the NYS Department of Corrections in Albany until 1964, then as a homemaker. She was an active member of the East Side Seniors Center and an avid bocce player. She loved travel especially visits to Maine, volunteered at several local schools and was an enthusiastic walker.
She was predeceased by her husband of 61 years Arthur Milanese. She is survived by four children Michael D. (Eric Bowles) Morgan, Colleen Morgan (Norman) Rowe, James P. Morgan and Brian (Tracie) A Milanese. She will be greatly missed by her 7 grandchildren, Cori (Craig) Delahanty, Amy (Wayne) Miller, Ian (Julie) Morgan, Clare (Michael Henry) Morgan, Chloe (Steven) Perazzelli, Isabel (Jack McCulley) Morgan, Hannah (Derek Mitchell) Morgan, and great-grandmother to thirteen adorable children; Dean Morgan, Halle Morgan, Jane Henry, Alice Henry, Owen Perazzelli, Evelyn Perazzelli, Liam Perazzelli, Rowan McCulley, Porter McCulley, Cooper McCulley, Pearl McCulley, Otis Mitchell and Annie Mitchell. She was also predeceased by her siblings Mary Sullivan and James O’Keefe Jr.
Calling hours Wednesday June 13th between 11am-12:00 noon at Daniel Purcell Funeral Home, 510 Pawling Ave., Troy, N.Y. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Troy N.Y.