Patricia Hillman

Obituary of Patricia Hillman

HILLMAN, Patricia Mae (nee Houle) – Peacefully surrounded by her family at Bluewater Health, Patricia Mae died on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the age of 86.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph (2000).  Loving mother of Catherine Rocca & her husband Fernando, late Kimberley Scinocca (2003) and her husband Paul (Vicki), late Michael Hillman (1963) and Mark Hillman.  Cherished nanny of Caitlin Rocca, Courtney McQueen & her husband Brent, and Joshua, Mathias and Zachariah Scinocca.  Proud great-nanny of Sam McQueen.  Dear sister-in-law of Roger Emery (Janet). Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her parents Hector & Mary Anne Houle, and her 6 siblings.  Patricia loved to be needed and enjoyed helping family, friends, neighbours and stray cats.  After her children were in school she pursued a career as a PSW which fed into her need to help others.  She was the ultimate gift giver whether you needed it or not.  The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Marshall Gowland Manor, Ivy Hall. The care and love she received was second to none, and it brought peace to her family. Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 6 to 8 p.m. Please note that masks/face coverings are mandatory and maximum visitors at one time will be strictly enforced.  Private family burial will take place at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wyoming.  In honour of Patricia’s love for cats, friends who wish may send memorial donations to Cat Chance, 260 Indian Road S., P.O. Box 30014, Sarnia, N7Y 0A7 ( Messages of condolence and memories may be left at

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, October 1, 2020
McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre
431 N. Christina St.
Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
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