We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home, Inc.
Patricia “Pattee” Rupert, age 76 of Canton passed away on March 20, 2022. Pattee was born on January 3, 1946 in New Kensington to the late Henry and Mildred (nee Maier) Ferrari.
She is the loving and devoted mother of two children Lisa (Scott) Spielman and Bryan Rupert; proud grandmother of Austyn, Hayden and Henry; and great=grandmother of Charlotte and Levi. She is deeply loved and will be greatly missed by her cousins, Cindee (Rodney) Mose and Robert Maier. She also leaves behind her faithful cat, “Chance”.
Pattee had a very successful 33-year career as a Public School Teacher. Many of those years were spent teaching at Field Elementary School in Canton.
As a teacher, she devoted her energy to inspire her students to work harder and pursue their goals and encouraged them to fulfill their potential. She could make learning fun and created an exciting environment for learning. She could keep her students interested in learning and presented learning challenges to motivate them. As a teacher, she knew that motivating her students would benefit them immeasurable in the years to come.
Friends may visit the Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home, Inc., Robert P. Karish, Supervisor, 2877 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA on Saturday, May 7, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Committal service and interment to follow in Greenwood Memorial Park. www.giglerfuneralhome.com.