Patricia A. Falco, 77, of Montpelier passed away Sunday morning at home. She was born on June 23, 1937 in Gary, Indiana to Howard E. and Beulah A. (Harmon) Bechtol. Patti graduated from Montpelier High School in 1955. She married Dominic “Mickey” M. Falco and he preceded her in death in April 2000.
Patti was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Montpelier Ladies of the Moose #270 and the Eagles Auxiliary #2246. Patti was formerly an office manager at Mohawk Tools in Montpelier. She was also an assistant sales manager and executive secretary for Robert Winzeler, Sr. of Winzeler Stamping Company in Montpelier when he was State Representative, and also worked for Bob, Jr and Dan Winzeler. Patti was a fan of the Ohio State Buckeyes and the New York Yankees. She loved and supported her grandchildren in all aspects of their lives. In 2008 Patti received “The Most Spirited” fan award from the Montpelier High School Varsity Baseball team.
She is survived by two daughters, Danette (Douglas) Mercer and Michele A. Falco all of Montpelier; one son Korby D. Falco of Montpelier; one brother Harmon R. Bechtol of Montpelier; two grandchildren, Brant and Collin Mercer; and her beloved cat “Toby”.
Visitation for Patti will be on Wednesday July 16th from 3-8pm at the Thompson Funeral Home on Main Street in Montpelier. At 7:30pm on Wednesday there will be a Recitation of the Rosary. Services will be on Thursday at 10:30am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Fred Duschl to officiate. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Northwest Ohio Multiple Sclerosis Society or to Sacred Heart Catholic Church.