BEACON, N.Y. -- Patricia Norton, of Beacon, passed away July 25, 2016 at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was 80.
She was born Jan. 26, 1936, in Beacon, to the late Joseph and Elizabeth Carroll Coone.
Norton worked for New York Telephone as a telephone operator and Texaco Research prior to retirement. She enjoyed vacationing to the ocean with her loved ones, spending time with her family, especially her daughters and grandchildren, making sure they were all fed, setting a great example of what a true Christian should be while loving unconditionally.
She was a devout member of St. Joachim Church and always will be remembered as a loving wife and mother.
She is survived by her daughters, Paula Greene and her companion David Fuller and Patricia Hiland; grandchildren, Malinda Butler and her husband Drew, David Greene, Donald Hiland, Matthew Hiland, Andrew Hiland and Crystal Fuller; a great-granddaughter, Serenity Greene; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband, Richard Norto; brothers, Joseph and Tommy Coone; and sister, Betty McAuliffe.
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