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YARN, Patricia Florence



March 17, 1936 – March 3, 2023

It is with deep sadness that the family of Patricia Florence Yarn announce her passing at home on March 3, 2023. She was born 86 years ago in West Dover NS to the late Abel and Florence Corney.

Pat was a skilled book keeper in running The Newfoundland Grocery Store with her late husband Clifford. She enjoyed people, craft shows, gardening, cooking and baking and truly loved her grand dog, Joey.

Pat is survived by her daughter Kelly (Sean); sister Connie (George); special family member David (Melody); sister-in-law Marina; nieces and nephews, Perry (Mary), Karolyn (Mike), George (Terri), Angela, Richard (Lisa); and many cousins. She was known as “Auntie Pat” to many great nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her mother and father-in-law Rebecca and George Yarn; sister-in-law Effie; brothers-in-law Ward, George, Bill and Art; nephew Clifford; and niece Darlene.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 from 5-8 p.m., with remarks at 6 p.m. at the J. A. Snow’s Funeral Home, 339 Lacewood Drive, Halifax. Burial will take place at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Integrity’s Haven Equine Rescue Centre Society, 275 Hwy 12, RR3, Chester Basin, NS B0J 1K0 or the St. James Cemetery Fund, West Dover c/o Norma Morash 197 Covey Road, Hacketts Cove, NS B3Z 3M1.

On-line condolences may be made on the funeral home website.

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