Patricia Joan (Yaroshefski) Haber, 88, of Berlin, passed away on April 10, 2023. She was born in Terryville, the daughter of the late Edward Wallace Yaroshefski, Selma Agnes Rutkowski, and brother Jimmy Yaroshefski.
Soon after being introduced to her beloved, Chester Joseph Haber, they were married on June 22, 1957. Over the years, they made countless memories at their Spruce Brook Road home, which they built across from the Haber family dairy farm. She loved to share stories about the numerous dogs' named Betty and collecting hay in their doodlebug tractors.
Patricia began her career at the St. Vincent School of Nursing in Bridgeport, CT. She went on to work at the New Britain Memorial Hospital and then as a traveling Nurse for the Berlin VNA. She also worked alongside her husband Chester with countless hours of dedication to the Hartford County Regional Fire School. In 2014, Patricia and Chester celebrated 87 years of combined dedicated service to the Fire School.
Patricia was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She is survived by her children Sally Ann and Chester Jr.; nieces and nephews; three grandsons, Sean (Laura), Nicholas (Elizabeth), and Kyle; granddaughter Amanda and four great-grandchildren, Grant, Austin, Wyatt, and Grace.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 17, 2023, at 10 AM at Saint Paul Church, Berlin, followed by a Christian Burial at Maple Cemetery, Berlin. Calling hours are Sunday, April 16, 2023, from 3-5 PM at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home of Berlin/Porters at 111 Chamberlain Hwy, Kensington.
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