TAMPA, Fla. — Patricia Fitzgerald Holland of Tampa, Fla. Passed away on Jan. 21, 2016 after a lingering illness. Patty was born in Sheldon on Aug. 9, 1935, the daughter of the late Joseph and Phyllis Fitzgerald. She attended schools in Sheldon and St. Albans, graduating from Bellows Free Academy.

Shortly after her marriage to James Holland, she moved to Florida, where she resided for many years.

She was a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Locally, she is survived by her children, Jim Holland and wife, Susan, and Lana Farmer and her husband, Daniel of Tampa, Fl.; siblings, Janice Bushey, James and Esther Fitzgerald, Peggy Moreau and Linda Hobb. She also leaves several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held in Florida.