It is with much sadness that we inform you that Patricia (Stevens) Renault passed away at home with family by her side on Thursday the 21st of March, the first day of spring.
Pat was born on January 8th, 1934 in Lynn Massachusetts, resided in Nahant, and was a graduate of Lynn English High School. Pat and her family lived Danvers for the past 54 years. Pat spent many years working at at Cherry Webb and Touraine, and then at the age of 65 transitioned to health care, working at North Shore Womenís health, retiring when she was 80 years old.
A woman of great faith Pat found great comfort and strength in attending Mass. Pat was a lover of life with a kind heart, and an unfailingly positive view of life. If you werenít her friend, it was only because she hadnít yet met you.
Tatsy will be missed forever by her children Paulette Renault-Caragianes and Chuck Caragianes, Colette and Ronnie Hennessey, Peter Renault and Karen McMaster, Thomas Renault, and Annie and Larry Townsend. Her grandchildren Andrew, Jeanette, Charlette, Patrick, Steven, Lisette, Luc, Owen, Morgan, Bridgette, Matthew, and Nicolette, as well as her great-grandson Graham all have lives made better because she was their Tatsy. She will be remembered by them for all the fun and adventures she had with them, legendary and frequent sleep overs, and of course lots of hugs and kisses. She also will be missed by friends and family member who shared many wonderful experiences, travels, and memories with her.
Pat was preceded in death by her husband George with whom she shared 56 years of marriage, her mother Clara, her father Wilmer, her brother Bill, her daughter Marie, as well as many well-loved family members and friends.
The family would like to thank those who cared for her in her last days including staff at Beverly Hospital and Mascononmet Health Care. They wish to express incredible gratitude to staff from Care Dimensions who supported them in her wish to stay at home with family.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Pat can be directed to Friends of the Danvers Council on Aging, 25 Stone St., Danvers, MA 01923, or Saint Jude Childrenís Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105