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Patricia A. Drotos

January 6, 2013 12:10 am

Patricia A. Drotos

Patricia Ann Perry Drotos, 82, of Fredericksburg went to be with her Lord on Monday Dec. 31, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Patricia was born Dec. 16, 1930, to Joseph and Florence Dovenbarger Perry in Washington, Pa.

She married Edward Drotos on July 23, 1963, in Roanoke. He preceded her in death.

Patricia lived in the Northern Virginia area for 50 years, and was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Fredericksburg.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Drotos of Charlottesville and Mark Drotos and wife Mary of Alexandria; one daughter, Lisa Craig and husband Jimmy of Rehoboth Beach, Del.; brother William Perry and wife Molly of Charleroi, Pa.; and sister Martha Johnson and husband Brian of Bloomsburg, Pa.; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, with a rosary at 7:30 p.m., at Laurel Hill Funeral Home. A Catholic Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, with the Rev. Jerry Wooten officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, in Quantico National Cemetery in Triangle.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mary Washington Health and Hospice; or Spotsylvania Rescue Squad No. 5, Box 818, Spotsylvania, Va. 22553.

Online condolences may be made at laurelhillfuneral

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