Patricia Briggs Norris died peacefully at home January 18.
She was born on January 24, 1926. She met C Michael Norris at Syracuse University and they were married 72 years. Together they have 8 children and 21 grandchildren.
A lifelong resident of Homer, NY she taught art to countless Homer students.
She was an artist and a singer and she was deeply passionate about family, gardening, cooking and history.
She was young at heart and kept her large group of family and friends smiling and laughing until the very end.
Memorial services will be held in the Spring.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Fingerlakes Land Trust.