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Patricia I. Bergquist

August 2, 2017

BERGQUIST, Patricia I.

Age 78 of Breed Hollow Rd. Big Flats passed away after a brief illness on Aug. 2, 2017.


Pat was born in Ellengton, PA to the late Alfred and Glenda (Swain) Rusk.  She is survived by her husband of 57 years. Nils Bergquist.

Sons and daughter,

Eric (Wanda) Bergquist of Wellsburg, NY 

Brian (Michele) Bergquist of Mesa, AZ,

Megan ( Kyle) Bergquist-Neal of Horseheads;


Grandchildren, Sean, Max, and Katie;

Brothers and sisters,

Joanne (Melvin) Deitrick,

James (Sandy) Rusk,

Thomas (Lorraine) Rusk all of Canton, PA,

Marilyn (John) Terry of Rapid City, SD,  

Ted (Martha) Rusk of Wellsboro, PA,

Mary Jo (Bill) Calkins of Mifflinville, PA,  

Sister-in-law, Clara Mae Rusk of Canton, PA

And also many grand “cats”.

And many special friends, including Lorna Craley of Florida

She was also predeceased by her brother, William Rusk


Pat was a devoted homemaker. She enjoyed her birds and flower gardens and a good “word search”.


Family and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home 413 S. Main St. Horseheads, NY Sat. Aug.  5, 2017 from 11:00am-1:00 pm.  Burial service in Woodlawn National Cemetery.  Condolences at


 Service Information

August 5, 2017

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Barber Funeral Home
413 South Main Street
Horseheads, NY 14845

Private Committal

Woodlawn National Cemetery
1825 Davis Street
Elmira, New York 14901

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