Patricia D. 'Patti' Powers
  • Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan Street, Ste. B-102, Danvers, MA 01923.

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“Patti, You were my guiding support for all my years at Shipley. I loved your happy spirit no matter what was happening. We surely had some fun and...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Ed Couble - BROCKTON, MA

“Who would ever have thought that when we met in 1969 that we would become such dear friends and remain as dear friiends right up until your rend, but...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Dottie Stanley - Prescott, AZ

“Patti, you were such a big part of our family for many years. We will miss you! Love all the Greenaways ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Lyn Greenaway - Cypress, TX

“I was born with three sisters and blessed with a fourth through friendship! Among the many things my "big sis" taught me were; how to make a bracelet...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Bernadette Scalese - Waltham, MA

“Patti you were and always will be my best friend. We had a very unusual connection that only you and I understood. I loved you since the minute we...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Loretta Murren - Marlboro, MA

“Patti, you will be missed. It was always nice seeing you when you were having your hair done and you always enjoyed our stories and jokes. Rest in...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Laura P. - Waltham, MA - Friend


Waltham – Ms. Patricia (Patti) D. Powers, of Waltham, died peacefully after a brief but courageous battle with lung cancer on February 5th, 2013 in the Newton Wellesley Hospital. She was 64.

Patti was born on April 17, 1948, a daughter of the late William P. and Verla (Sloper) Powers. She attended the Waltham public schools and graduated from Waltham High School in 1966. She worked for over 35 years for the Rohm and Haas Company, formerly the Shipley Company.

Patti was well known for her quick wit, frank style, warmth and engaging smile. She enjoyed traveling cruising and had visited several countries in Europe as well as many islands throughout the Caribbean. She was very proud of her Irish heritage and was especially fond its traditional music.

Patti was a talented photographer, always to have her camera ready to capture people, flowers, and nature creating an online album for everyone to enjoy. Her love for the many pets she shared her life with through the years brought her joy and serenity. She loved butterflies, unicorns and angels which were displayed throughout her home.

She is survived by her dear friends DeeDee Pappas, Sally Collura, Mitch Broue, Loretta Murren, Dottie Stanley and also by her precious dog Misty.

Family and friends will honor and remember Patti's life by gathering to visit in the Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main St. (Rte. 20), Waltham on Saturday, February 23rd at 10 a.m. where her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan Street, Ste. B-102, Danvers, MA 01923.