In Memory of

Patricia

A.

Nearhood

Obituary for Patricia A. Nearhood

Patricia A. (Flint) Nearhood of Springville, NY passed away on Saturday, November 18, 2023 at Buffalo General Hospital at the age of 75.

She was born on December 2, 1947 in Warsaw, NY and was a daughter of the late James and Jane (Sweetheimer) Flint.

She was known for helping many people through the years and was a big part of the community. Patricia was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Springville and was very active with their fish fry dinners and Friday donuts. She was also a 4-H leader for 14 years and her home was known by many as the "cookie house." In addition, she was the past Deputy Town Clerk for the Town of Warsaw, and she babysat 20+ kids where she earned the nickname "Mrs. Neighborhood."

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, James Nearhood, whom she married on May 14, 1966 at the Rock Glen Baptist Church; children: Lisa (Dirk) Smith of Springville, Stephanie (Ron) Wick of Springville, Kristin (Edward Grey) Owens of Buffalo, Marie (Michel Pommier) Gonon of Lyon, France and Lieve (Patrick Huys-mann) Huys of Hamm, Belgium; her siblings: David (Cindy) Flint of Warsaw and Rebecca (late Clifford) Stowe of Silver Springs; her sister-in-law, Cheryl Flint of Silver Springs; grandchildren: Ian, Aedan, Sarah, Malcolm, Olivia, Lauren, Simon and Allison; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her siblings: Joseph and Keith Flint.

Friends may call on Sunday, November 26, 2023 from Noon-1pm at the First Presbyterian Church, 38 N. Buffalo St., Springville where a Funeral Service will immediately follow at 1pm with Pastor Ralph Mueller officiating. Final interment will be held in Wethersfield Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 6400 Sheridan Dr #320, Buffalo, NY 14221.