Juliette C. Patry, 87, of Berlin, N.H., passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 9, 2019, at the Coos County Nursing Home.
She was born in Berlin on Dec. 26, 1931, a daughter to Eddie and Emelia (Cadorette) Blanchette. Juliette attended Angel Gardian Catholic Grammar School and graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1949. She went on to receive her degree in nursing and went to work at St. Louis Hospital. Juliette married Roland Patry at Angel Guardian Church on Saturday June 26, 1954. Together the couple raised six children.
Juliette worked as a nurse at St. Louis Hospital in Berlin through the transition to Androsoggin Valley Hospital retiring after 42 years as a nurse. She enjoyed knitting. She knitted, sweaters, scarves, mittens and blankets.
She was always working on new projects for her grandchildren and great grand-children. Juliette loved to cook, preparing meals for her family and friends and always had baked goods for the grand children. In the fall she would spend hours canning vegetables from Roland’s gardens and would spend the winter sharing with family. She enjoyed traveling with Roland and the family, taking several family trips to White Lake. In retirement she and Roland traveled all over the U.S. and Canada, she especially enjoyed her trips to the Canadian Rockies and the Calgary Stampede.
Juliette is predeceased by her parents, her brother Ronald, and a sister Irene Swatsky; three grandchildren, Keith and Kevin Patry, and Travis Guyot; and a great-grandchild, Kayden Patry. She is survived by her husband of 64 years Roland Patry; four sons Richard Patry and his wife Jill, of Groveton, Robert Patry and his wife Lucie of Berlin, Dennis Patry and his wife Dorothy of Independence, Kan., and Carl Patry of Berlin; two daughters, Diane Berry and her husband Earl of Gorham, Maine, and Joanne Michaud and her husband Jim of Hookset; two brothers Leo Blanchette of Gorham, and Albert Blanchette of Flagler Beach, Fla.; one sister Doris Bugeau of Bedford; 16 grandchildren, 17 greatgrandchildren, several nieces, nephews and close friends.
Friends and family are invited to call at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High St. Berlin, on Thursday June 13, 2019, from 6-9 p.m. and June 14, 2019, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne Church, Berlin on Friday, June 14, at 1 p.m. Interment will take place at the New Hampshire State Veteran's Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Those who wish may make donations in memory of Juliette Patry to Salvation Army, 15 Cole St, Berlin NH, 03570. Juliette’s family wishes to offer their sincere gratitude to the staff and volunteers at Coos County Nursing Home for their loving care. To share memories and condolences, go to Fleury-Patry.com