Patricia Mary (Pat) Gratto

Patricia Mary (Pat) Gratto was born on September 8th, 1931 in Powell River, B.C. and passed away on January 30th, 2010 in the Polson Multi-Level Unit of the Vernon Jubilee Hospital at the age of 78 years.

Pat will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Bill Gratto; three sons, Bob (Christa) Campsall of Salt Spring Island, B.C., Al (Raeleen) Campsall of Williams Lake, B.C. and Mitch (Heather) Campsall of 100 Mile House, B.C.; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; one sister, Diane (Gord) Mamalick of Vernon, B.C.; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family; dear sisters in the Eastern Star; and friends.

Pat was initiated into the Eastern Star in Cold Lake, Alberta in 1968. She was a very active member and officer during the years she was involved in the Chillwack, Vernon and Enderby Chapters.

Cremation preceded a Celebration Of Pat’s Life which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Saturday, February 20th, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. Placement of her cremated remains will follow in the Bethel Rose Garden Of Remembrance after which family and friends are invited to a Reception in the Bethel Tea Room.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Pat to the Alzheimer Society Of B.C., #102-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1.