SACO—Patricia Ann Horrocks, 77, of Saco, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at Maine Medical Center in Portland.

She was born in Biddeford on Oct. 5, 1939, a daughter of Martial and Mary Margaret (LeBreton) Thibeault. She graduated from Thornton Academy, Class of 1958.

In 1979, she met her husband Everett playing golf at the Coventry Pines Country Club in Coventry, Rhode Island. In 1981, she moved back to Maine with Everett.

Patricia was employed by Arlen Box in Kennebunk for 14 years. She later worked for the Journal Tribune, retiring in 2001.

She was an avid golfer, reader and a great cook. She enjoyed being with her family and playing with her grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Patti-Anne Doyle, on June 10, 2013 and by her grandson, Shawn P. Doyle, on Nov. 29, 2014.

She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Everett Horrocks; five children, Steven Ouellette and his wife, Sandy; Eric Michelson and his wife, Vanessa; Jerry Michelson and his wife, Jennifer; Everett J. Horrocks Jr. and his wife, Angela; and Christie Cook. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, Ashley, Joshua, Rose, Cam, Samantha, Ian, Sidney, Michael, Renee, Danielle, Anthony and Ted; and by seven great-grandchildren Arianna, Natalie, Sarah, Chloe, Anthony, Corinne and Caroline; one brother, Richard Neault, and his wife, Sylvia; two nieces, Kendra, Trina; and one nephew, Jamie.

Visiting Hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at Cote Funeral Home Chapel, 87 James St., Saco. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, at Most Holy Trinity Church, Saco. Entombment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery.

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