Plaistow, NH — Patricia met with the angels on 2/21/14. Born in Ipswich, MA on 12/12/56 Patty was raised in Georgetown, MA. As an adult she moved to Haverhill and married her former husband, Jerry Rivers Sr. They relocated to NH, raising their children as well as several foster children, adopting two of them and later her granddaughter. She had a "Lucille Ball" sense of humor living life young at heart. Pat had a passion for Native American culture and animals. Her hobbies included gardening, dancing, music, especially karaoke. She loved spending time with family and friends. Predeceased by a brother, John; sister, Catherine and niece, Stacey. She is survived by her daughter, Tanya Rivers; sons, Jerry Rivers Jr., Tom Rivers, and Adam Rivers, all of NH; her father, Robert Allen Sr. and his wife of 35 years, Diane, of NH; mother, Joyce Allen of MA; siblings, Robert Allen Jr., Corey Marshall and his wife, Dineen, Theresa Trumbull and her husband, John, Rebecca Allen, Kimberly Reid and her husband, Robert, all of NH, Bonnie Allen-Madigan, Chris Allen of MA; her beautiful granddaughters, Jasmhyn, Sonya, and Alexis; extended family; and a longtime companion, Eugene Bodwell of NH.
ARRANGEMENTS: Join us for a celebration of her life on Sunday, March 9, 2014, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Amvets Hall, 576 Primrose St., Haverhill, MA 01830. Arrangements have been made through the Cremation Society of NH and a private burial will be done in the spring.