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Patricia R. Seymour

December 3, 1937 ~ August 20, 2019 (age 81)


Patricia R. Seymour, 81, formerly of Port Orange, Florida, died Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at the Indigo Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Daytona Beach, Florida.  She was born December 3, 1937 in Biddeford, a daughter of Ernest and Alfreda (Bourgeault) Petrin and was educated locally.  Patricia graduated from St. Joseph’s High School with the class of 1957.


On February 11, 1961, she married Richard L. Gregoire at St. Joseph’s Church; after his death in January of 1963 she married Paul A. Seymour on October 31, 1964.


She had worked for a few years at Fairchild Semi-Conductor in South Portland and also at the Webber Hospital in Biddeford.  She was then employed for 25 years with New England Telephone Co, retiring in 1995.


Patricia was a member of the Telephone Pioneers and past president of the St. Joseph Alumnae Association.  She enjoyed knitting.


Preceding her in death were her husbands, Richard L. Gregoire in 1963 and Paul A. Seymour in 2008, a brother Albert Petrin and two sisters, Rita Labranche and Marie Pelletier.


Surviving are:

1 daughter, Sandra Gregoire Lemelin and husband Marc of Shapleigh

3 sons: Michael R. Seymour and wife Regina of Harrisburg, NC

          Jeffrey R. Seymour and wife Cathy of Clarks Summit, PA

          Steven R. Seymour of Port Orange, FL

2 brothers: Roland (Charlene) Petrin of Cumming, GA

                  Raymond (Barbara) Petrin of Sandston, VA

1 sister: Maggie (Raymond) Gagnon of Biddeford

1 sister in law: Colette (Albert) Petrin of Alfred Maine

1 brother-in-law: Raymond (Rita) LaBranche Pembroke, NH

9 grandchildren

Several nieces and nephews



Visiting Hours will 2 - 6 p.m. on Monday, August 26, 2019 at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A service will follow at 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.   Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford.  Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel. To share condolences online, please visit

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Visiting Hours
August 26, 2019

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel, Biddeford

Funeral Service
August 26, 2019

6:00 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel, Biddeford

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