Patricia Rae McCadam Sargent, 78, departed Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
She was born Oct. 1, 1935, in Roxbury, N.Y.
She was a resident of Olde Knox Commons Nursing facility in Huntersville, N.C. Patricia was under the care of Hospice and Palliative Care of Lake Norman.
Patricia studied and became a dental hygienist for the NYS school system. She went on to work for several private dental practices, until her retirement. Patricia and her husband Robert Gregory Sargent were residents of Brier Hill, N.Y., for many years, before retiring to Grove City, Fla., in 1982, where Robert passed away Dec. 9, 2005.
Patricia and Robert have three children, daughters, Kathleen Sargent (Theodore) Elling of Charlotte, N.C., and Christine (longtime boyfriend, John) Sargent of Charlotte; and son, Gregory (Carolyn) Sargent of Dix Hills, N.Y.; along with grandchildren, Benjamin and Daniel, and Nicole and Caitlin. She also is survived by a brother, Stanley (Beverly) McCadam of Waterloo, Iowa; nephew and nieces, Scott, Jennifer and Holly, who are all married with children; and three stepsiblings, Jane McCadam, Mary Martin and Michael McCadam.
To our loving mother who will be missed dearly and forever loved:
O God, Who has commanded us to honour our father and mother, have compassion in thy mercy, on the souls of my father and mother; forgive them their sins, and grant that I may see them in the joy of eternal brightness. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.