Patricia Mercuri

Patricia Mercuri, 82, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Born on November 22, 1936 in Albany, she was the daughter of Albert and Teresa (Lombardo) Mercuri.

Patricia was a graduate of Albany High School and Albany Business College. She was a dance instructor with the Arthur Murray Dance Studio and later worked as a waitress for many establishments in the capital district area. Patricia was an animal lover, rescuing dogs and cats locally, and was an active contributor to the Capital District Humane Association. She always enjoyed shopping at flea markets and antiquing.

Patricia is predeceased by her parents, Albert and Teresa Mercuri. She is survived by her sister, Maria Mercuri (Robert Strouse) of Edgartown, MA; a nephew, Mark VanAlstyne (Lynn) of Syracuse, NY; her aunt, Vi Lombardo of Glenmont, NY; and many cousins.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

The family would like to thank the staff at Saratoga Hospital, especially Dr. Jennifer White, and the staff at Mary’s Haven for their care and compassion.

Memorial contributions may be made in Patricia’s memory to Capital District Humane Association, P.O. Box 11330, Loudonville, NY 12211.