Patricia Denitson Rooks

May 31, 1933 - May 20, 2015
Patricia Denitson Rooks


Mrs. Patricia Denitson Rooks, 81 of Castle Hayne passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at her home.

Mrs. Rooks was the daughter of the late John James Denitson and Elsie Lewandowski Denitson; she also was preceded by her daughter, Cynthia Rooks Keys and one brother and two sisters. She retired from Corning.

Survivors include two daughters, Glenda Eason and husband Tom of Castle Hayne and Jerrie Truxillo and husband Paul of Metairie, LA; seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Riley’s Creek Baptist Church at 11:00 AM with Rev. J.D. Herchenhahn officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior at the church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to CAT Adoption Team, P.O. Box 2196, Wilmington, NC 28402.

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  • May 21, 2015
    Barb Bickar says:
    So Sorry to hear about your Mom.Our thoughts and prays are with you and your family. Barb Bickar.

  • February 04, 2016
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