Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Patricia Jane Stephenson of Lockport passed away January 9, 2014, at Niagara Hospice House. Born March 20, 1941 in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Edmund J. and Audrey I. (Bridgeman) Stephenson.
Patricia attended local schools in Niagara Falls and in 1960, met and married Gary Ramming, Sr. She worked for General Motors, Harrison and was a stay at home mom. She enjoyed yard work, bingo, crocheting, crafts, ceramics and sewing. Patricia was an excellent seamstress. She made all of her children's clothes, as well as her own. She also loved to make lap afghans for the residents at Heritage Manor in Niagara Falls. Most of all she loved spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by a son, Gary Ramming, Jr. (Lori Wells) and daughter, Tracy (Randy) Kaiser; step-grandchildren, Kerri Newman and Jeremy Kaiser; brother, Larry J. Stephenson and sister, Wanda E. (Donald) Burrows. Patricia was predeceased by two brothers, Edmund and Donald Stephenson and one sister, Lylia L. O'Shea.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at 11 AM at Exley United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice Alliance, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094. Arrangements by the Hamilton and Clark Funeral Home, 270 Young Street, Wilson.
Visit www.hamiltonclarkfh.com to offer condolences to the family.