Patricia Louise (Kenealy) Perconti, age 83, of Warsaw, Indiana and formerly of Gary, Indiana passed away Friday June 7, 2013 at 4:15 PM in Peabody Retirement Community of North Manchester, IN. She was born in Gary, IN to John C. and Clara H. (Patterson) Kenealy on April 10, 1930.
She was united in marriage to Bernard J. Perconti February 12, 1949 who preceded her on March 24, 1982. She was resident of Gary, IN for 50 years and a Warsaw, IN resident for 32 years. She was formerly employed as a Legal Secretary in Gary, Fort Wayne and Warsaw, IN for many years. In addition, she was employed as a Sales Clerk and Hostess at Zale Drug Store of Warsaw, IN for 12 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw, IN.
She loved to spend time with her family. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were her greatest joy. She was an avid reader and especially enjoyed living on Chapman Lake with her dog Lulu.
Survivors include a son Paul (companion Anabel) Perconti of Louisville, KY; daughters Cheryl (spouse Gene) Zale of Warsaw, IN and Roberta Perconti of Lansing, MI; grandchildren Casey (spouse Mike) Bergen of Warsaw, IN, Geno (spouse Julie) Zale of Louisville, KY, Andrew Zale of Louisville, KY, Ted Bienemann of St. Petersburg, FL, Brianne Bienemann of Lansing, MI, Bernie (spouse Tiffany) Perconti of Louisville, KY, Annie Perconti of Louisville, KY and J. Paul Perconti of Louisville, KY and great grandchildren Nicholas, Alex, Ben and Will Bergen; Jaxon and Carys Zale and Sadie, Bailey and Ava Perconti. Her husband, parents and three brothers preceded her.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 11:00 AM in Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Warsaw, IN. Calling hours will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 PM with a Rosary Service at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, IN. Father Phillip DeVolder will officiate the services. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery Warsaw, IN.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
Our Fathers House
401 Argonne Road
Warsaw, IN 46580