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Obituary for Patricia May LaRock (Costa)

Patricia May “Pat” (Costa) LaRock, 80, of Saundra Drive, Westerly, passed away at the Westerly Hospital on Saturday, November 5, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Robert F. LaRock, Sr.

Born in Harford, CT, she was the daughter of the late Mary and George Costa Sr.

Pat was happiest tending to her gardens. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, and always looked forward to luncheons with her daughter-in-law Candace. Pat also loved to play Bingo. She was devoted to her family.

She leaves behind three children, Patty L. Trombino (companion Mike Dalmazzi), Robert F. LaRock, Jr. (wife Candace), and Lori Varas. In addition to her children, she is survived by her companion Tony Zwacki; three siblings, Michael Costa, Maureen Palumbo and Marie Letiecq; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Pat was predeceased by five siblings, George Costa Jr., Crawford Wetherell, Phyllis Costa, Mary Landon and Paula Messina.

Funeral services are private. Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly is in charge of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit