Patricia “Patty” V. Mangiaracina passed away on Oct. 13, 2017, in her Tuolumne home, at the age of 75. Patty was born on May 3, 1942, in Oakland.

She loved the outdoors, lighthouses and especially loved to tell corny jokes.

Patty was preceded in death by her father, Frank Hernandez; and mother, Mae Hernandez.

She is survived by her children, Donald Goble, Rebecca (Jana) Newport and David Mangiaracina; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Juanita Lusher and Linda Phillips.

A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Oct. 24, 2017, at Tuolumne Veteran’s Memorial Hall, 18375 Fir Ave., Tuolumne, CA.

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory no one can steal.” We love you mom.