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Patricia Ann Sears Forcelli

November 7, 1938 — May 13, 2023



Coats, NC: Mrs. Patricia Ann Sears Forcelli, age 84, of NC Hwy 55 West passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Central Harnett Hospital in Lillington surrounded by her loving family. A Memorial Service will be held 6:00PM Thursday, May 18, 2023 at Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel in Coats. Family will receive friends immediately following the memorial service.

Mrs. Forcelli was born on November 7, 1938 in West Virginia to the late Avery and Artie Mae James Sears. She was preceded in death by her sister-in-law, Karen Sears. Mrs. Forcelli retired from retail and was a member of Pleasant Memory Baptist Church. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.  

Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Pasquale Peter “Pat” Forcelli; children, Kimberly Lynn Insani and husband, David of Wendell, Tracy Dent and husband, Michael of Coats; grandchildren, Michael Insani and wife, Stacy, Michelle Insani, Megan Dent, Cameron Dent; great-grandchildren, Hayden Winkler, Whitley Insani; brothers, Stanley Sears of Fairmont, West Virginia, and Kenny Sears and wife, Lois of Colfax, West Virginia; many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers; memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 5171 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27612.

The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers at this time.

Arrangements by Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Coats.

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Memorial Service

Thursday, May 18, 2023

Starts at 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Rose & Graham Funeral Home Inc., Coats

90 W. Stewart Street P.O. Box 157, Coats, NC 27521

Family will receive friends following the memorial service.

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