Patricia Hotte, 73
Patricia A. Hotte, 73, of Rochester, died Sept. 13 at home after a long illness. She was the wife of Lawrence J. Ferreira and the daughter of Edna L. (Loring) Hotte and the late Ernest G. Hotte.
She was born in Casper, Wyoming and grew up in New Bedford. She lived in Rochester for the last 48 years.
Ms. Hotte worked as an office manager for Guido’s Plate Glass Co. in New Bedford for many years.
She was a past member of the Intertribal Indian Council.
She enjoyed genealogy, crafts and reading. She was a Reiki Master.
Survivors include her husband, Lawrence J. Ferreira; her mother, Edna L. (Loring) Hotte of Jackson, Georgia; two sons, Daniel J. Ferreira and his wife Linda of Rochester and Robert G. Ferreira and his wife Alice of Rochester; a daughter, Kathryn F. Rocha and her husband Joe of Wareham; a sister, Lenora Hotte of New Bedford; a brother, Garrett Hotte of Jackson, Georgia; six grandchildren, Benjamin Ferreira and Nicholas Ferreira both of Rochester, Alex Rocha and Desiree Larson and her husband PJ all of Dartmouth, Abigail Ferreira and Jillian Ferreira both of Rochester; several nephews and nieces and her dog, Mindy. She was the sister of the late Raymond Hotte.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29, in St. John Neumann Church, 157 Middleboro Road, East Freetown.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134.
Arrangements are by the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Highway, Wareham. For directions and online guestbook, visit: www.ccgfuneralhome.com.