Patricia A. “Patti” Brennan, 57, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at home.
Patti was born on March 16, 1959, in Quincy to the late Francis F. and Anne B. (Connor) Brennan. She was a graduate of Quincy High School and Bunker Hill Community College and had lived in Quincy for most of her life.
She was employed for 30 years as a cake decorator and wedding consultant for the Montilio Baking Company where she formed lifelong friendships. She began her career at the original Montilio’s on Chestnut Street in Quincy Center, served in every shop and was currently working at the Brockton baking facility.
She was proud to have been a member of the team that created and delivered the inauguration cake to Washington, D.C., for President George H. W. Bush in 1989.
As a young woman, Patti was a member of the former Renegades Drum and Bugle Corps in Quincy.
She especially enjoyed and was devoted to her family and nothing pleased her more than spending time with them during the holidays and family vacations. She also loved Thursday night shopping with the girls.
Beloved sister of Kevin C. Brennan and his wife Theresa of Attleboro, Gerard M. Brennan and his wife Kate of Brandon, Florida, the late Anne F. Devonshire and her late husband Jay. Niece of the late Colonel Father Gerard M. Brennan, United States Air Force, Retired.
Patti was the devoted “Auntie Patti” to ten nieces and nephews, six great nieces and nephews to whom she was also Godmother. She had countless friends who she loved and was especially close to her childhood friends, Kathy Hall and Kathy Murphy. Patti was also “cuz” of Elizabeth “Betsy” Gemelli and her husband Nino of Woburn and Mary Sexton and her husband Bill of San Diego, CA.
Funeral from the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy on Wednesday, May 11 at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint Joseph’s Church, 550 Washington Street, Quincy at 10 o’clock. Relatives and friend are invited to attend. Visiting Hours at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4 – 8 p.m. At the request of the family, interment will be private.
For those who wish, donations in Patti’s memory may be made to Rosie’s Place, 889 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118.
You are invited to visit www.thesweeneybrothers.com or call 617-472-6344.