Patricia “Patti” L. Hooper, 55, of Swanzey and formerly of Keene died on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at Applewood Care Center in Winchester. She passed peacefully with the love of family near after a period of declining health.
Patricia was born the daughter of the late Florence (Silver) and Bruce Rokes Sr. on April 16, 1964 in Keene. She was educated locally and graduated from Keene High School class of 1982.
She was employed at Cheshire Hospital for 9 years as a Certified Nursing Assistant and also worked at various restaurants throughout the years in the Keene area. She had a great passion for helping people in need.
Patti lived with the love of her life, Rodney Wheeler for nine years before he passed on April 3, 2016.
She enjoyed photography, making collages and baking. Patti had a big heart who loved to help everyone.
Ms. Hooper is survived by her siblings; Karen A. Johnson and her husband, Winn of Bradenton, FL. and Bruce A. Rokes Jr. and his wife, Alice of Marlborough. Two nieces; Rena Doniger and her husband, Neil of Bradenton, FL. and Shelby Johnson of Bradenton, FL. A great niece, Alicia Doniger and great nephew, Jared Doniger. In addition, she leaves; cousins, extended family and friends.
Calling hours will be held on August 3 , 2019 from 10 to 12pm. in the funeral chapel. Burial will follow in the family lot at Monadnock View Cemetery, Park Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. Flowers will gladly be accepted. However, the family would prefer donations be made in memory of Patricia L. Hooper to: National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd. St. New York, N.Y. 10016. All of the services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Chapel and Crematories, 44 Maple Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. WWW.cheshirefamilyfh.com