Patricia Vidock Gilman

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Patricia Vidock Gilman

May 31, 1929 - July 29, 2018

Patricia Vidock Gilman Patricia Vidock Gilman, Kindhearted Woman who put her Faith and Love of Family First, age 89, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2018, at her home in Forest Park, Ga., surrounded by family and friends, and following loving prayers led by her priest, Father John Koziol.
Survived by her daughter, Carol Gilman and partner Nancy Kelly; sister Sandy Potter, Elysian Fields, Texas; brother, Harold "Sonny" Gohlke, Willsboro, N.Y.; granddaughter, Carol Duncan; great-granddaughters, Megan Medellin and Ariana Gurella; longtime friend Carla Gomez; and extended family Billie, Sandy, and Shirley Powell.
Predeceased by her husband, A.W. Gilman; daughters, Marcia Gilman Martinez and Sharmaine Gilman; parents, Ida and Boleck Vidock; and five siblings.
Native of Plattsburgh, NY and longtime resident of Forest Park, Ga. She was an active and enthusiastic member of the Lion's Club, a devout Catholic and member of St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church, and a 25-year employee of Life Insurance Company of Georgia. Growing up in Plattsburgh she enjoyed ice skating, reading, rooting for the NY Yankees, and singing in the choir of Our Lady of Victory Academy. After moving to Georgia, Patricia became a loyal fan of the Atlanta Braves. In her free time she was an avid reader, loved to travel with her dear friend Carla, and enjoyed feel-good movies.
A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, August 9, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church, 591 Flint River Rd., Jonesboro, Ga., with interment to follow at Sherwood Memorial Park in Jonesboro, Ga.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Philip Benizi.
Published on August 6, 2018
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Thursday August 09, 2018

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church

591 Flint River Rd, Jonesboro, GA


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