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Patricia Ann Ruffing Cerne
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Birth: 1932
Neptune Township
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2007

Patricia Ann (Ruffing) Cerne of Wethersfield, the beloved wife of the late Frank J. Cerne passed away Thursday, (February 8, 2007) after a long battle with COPD. She was born in Neptune, NJ, the daughter of the late William Ruffing and Mary Alice (O'Hagen) Ruffing. She received her Bachelors in Education from William Patterson University and her Master in Special Education from Central Connecticut State University. Patricia taught elementary and special education as well as religious education for many years in both New Jersey and Connecticut. She was an avid Bridge player having earned a Bronze Life Master in 1999. She is survived by her daughters; Kathleen Cerne of Glastonbury, Theresa Davies-Heerema and her husband Ronald Heerema of Wayland, MA, her son; Matthew W. Cerne and his wife Pamela, also of Wayland, MA. She was blessed with eight grandchildren; Rebecca and William Davies, Patricia L. Cerne, Matthew and Thomas Heerema, Oliver, Andrew, and Lillian Cerne. She is also survived by her brother Joseph Ruffing and his wife Elinor (Lotter). Funeral Services will be held at 10:15 a.m. from the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 34 Beaver Rd, Wethersfield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in the Church of The Incarnation, 544 Prospect St, Wethersfield. Burial will follow at the Rose Hill Memorial Park, Elm St. Rocky Hill. Friends and relatives may call on the family Sunday, February 11, from 3-6 p.m. at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her honor to either Corpus Christi Church, 501 Silas Deane Hwy, Wethersfield, CT 06109, or the Church of The Incarnation 544 Prospect St, Wethersfield, CT 06109 would be appreciated. Published in the Hartford Courant from 2/10/2007 - 2/12/2007. 
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  Frank J Cerne (1933 - 1980)*
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Memorial Park
Rocky Hill
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
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Record added: Feb 24, 2008
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Patricia Ann <i>Ruffing</i> Cerne
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Patricia, was my cousin. Her father William and my father Joseph were brothers. I am Ethel Ruffing Resotko
- Joe Ruffing
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- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Jul. 17, 2009

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