Patricia A. Ravesi, 77, of Marlborough


Obit Patricia A. RavesiMarlborough – Patricia A. (Monahan) Ravesi, 77, of Marlborough, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 at MetroWest Medical Center in Framingham after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Alfred F. Ravesi, who died in 1982.

Patricia was born in Boston and raised in Brighton, the daughter of the late Edward and Florida (Rochon) Monahan. She was graduate of Waltham High School and loved roller skating.

She leaves two sons, Daniel Davis of Lowell and Roger Davis of Ashville, N.C.; three stepsons, Michael Ravesi of Marlborough, Steven Ravesi of Waltham, and Carl Ravesi of Maynard; a daughter, Karen Rolfe of Melbourne, Fla.; a stepdaughter, Pamela Ravesi of Billerica; a brother, Francis Monahan of Watertown; 20 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three siblings, Edward Monahan of Waltham, Jack Monahan of Belmont, and Dorothy Schaufus of Waltham.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 11 a.m., in Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 282 Still River Rd., Harvard. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Wilson Street, Marlborough. Calling hours will be held Monday, Oct. 6, from 5-8 p.m., in the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home, 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough.

All are invited to sign Patricia’s online guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001.