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Patricia Lillian Behson
Patricia Lillian Behson

January 2, 1942 - September 4, 2019
Born in Lincoln Park, New Jersey
Resided in Parsippany, New Jersey


Patricia Lillian Behson, 77, of Parsippany, died Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at Troy Hills Center in Parsippany.

Born in Lincoln Park, Patricia lived in the Paulinskill Lake section of Hampton Township from 1967 to 2015. She was a graduated as an RN from the nursing program at Texas Christian University in Texas. A Registered Nurse for 40 years, Patricia was a school nurse with the Orange Board of Education before her retirement 2008. She was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Newton.

The daughter of the late Andrew and Retha (VanNess) Sabol, Patricia was also predeceased by her brother, Robert Sabol. She is survived by three children, Peter J. Behson III and wife, Melanie, of Rockaway, Jennifer Bertoline of Randolph, and John Behson of Hampton Township; three grandchildren, Jacob, Brayden and Joshua Bertoline; and two sisters, Retha Easterly of Atlanta, Georgia, and Mary Sabol of Chicago, Illinois.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019, at Christ Episcopal Church, 62 Main Street, Newton.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 7 Ridgedale Ave. Suite 103, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927 or Christ Episcopal Church, 62 Main Street, Newton, NJ 07860. Online condolences may be offered at

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Memorial Service
Christ Episcopal Church
62 Main Street
Newton, New Jersey 07860
Friday, September 20, 2019
11:00 AM

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