It Takes a Family to Comfort a Family
Patricia “Pat” Travis, 87, passed away on September 20, 2021. She was originally from New York and was a resident of Newport News since 1968. Pat was a Special Education bus aide and retired from Newport News Public Schools. She also worked as a hostess for Chick-fil-A Yoder. She was a former member of the Merrimac Dog Training Club.
Pat was preceded in death by her husband, George J. Travis; son, James G. Travis; and daughter, Angela Carmean. She is survived by her daughter, Denise L. Turner and husband Dave of Gloucester; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and her two Boston Terriers.
The family will receive friends at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Peninsula Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be in Peninsula Memorial Park. The CDC highly recommends masks for inside gatherings.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.