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Adeline E. (Patterson) Pasternak

August 7, 1926 ~ June 4, 2018 (age 91)

Adeline E. (Patterson) Pasternak, 91, of Colchester, widow of the late William D. Pasternak, died peacefully at The Hearth in Glastonbury. Born Aug. 7, 1926 in Manchester, Ct, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph and Adeline (Frazier) Patterson. Adeline proudly served in the U.S. Naval Nursing Corp., graduating in 1947 with her Nursing Degree. She worked as an RN in many different facilities until her retirement. Adeline was a member of the East Hampton Congregational Church and was active in the East Hampton Senior Center for many years. Adeline enjoyed spending time with family and friends especially visiting those in nursing homes or the ill. She also enjoyed baking her famous apple pies and baked beans. She is survived by her son William Pasternak Jr. and his wife MaryJane of Colchester and AZ, her daughter Linda Pasternak of Colchester, her granddaughter Julie Goodale And her husband Arthur of Marlborough, and her two great granddaughters Hannah and Rachel. She was predeceased by her sister Lois Gregory. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday June 7th at 1:00PM in the Spencer Funeral Home 112 Main St. East Hampton with the Rev. Thomas Kennedy officiating. Burial will follow in Westchester Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday from 12 noon until the time of the service at 1:00PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the East Hampton Congregational Church P.O. Box 237 East Hampton, CT 06424. To leave online condolences please visit

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