Frances “Patsy” Taylor, 97, of Cornwall passed away on November 4, 2020.
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She was born on February 3, 1923 in Queens, New York, the daughter of Francis X and Grace (McQuade) O’Leary. She married Louis Pfeuffer in June, 1946 and lived in East New York until his untimely passing in May 1953, leaving her to raise their two daughters and son.
In 1974 she married Joseph Taylor and spent many years in Honesdale, Pennsylvania and Venice, Florida until his passing in 1994 at which time she relocated to Cornwall, NY.
She worked for NY Telephone Company until she married. After her husband passed she worked for many years at Novocol Chemical Company in East New York, Brooklyn and at St. Michaels’s Church. After her move to Florida she was active as a volunteer with Venice Hospital and a member of the Red Hats.
Pat was predeceased by her daughter Susan Ramos, grandson Anthony John Femenella, brothers Joseph (Anne) O’Leary of Brooklyn, William, Francis and sisters Margaret, Catherine and Lorraine. She is survived by her daughter Carol (Vincent) Femenella of Newburgh, NY , her son John (Roseanne) Pfeuffer of Ozone Park, NY, grandchildren Chrissie (Rob) Basham, Diane (Christopher) Harreus, Jennifer Ramos of Montreal and Ashley Ramos of Ozone Park, Queens and three great grandchildren, Michael Basham, Katherine and Samantha Harreus.
Visitation will be Monday, November 9, 2020 at 9:30 at Walker Funeral Home in Woodhaven, New York. Cremation will follow at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, NY.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial contributions be made to the charity of one’s choice in her name