EAST ROCHESTER - Thelma Patricia Pinkerton, 75, of East Rochester, passed away, Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at Alliance Community Hospital
Thelma was born in North Kingstown, RI on July 25, 1937, the daughter of the late George Cairnes and Evelyn (Cutting) Ferbert.
She was a not just a homemaker, but a lovable, copassionate lady that devoted her whole life to making her family happy. She loved canning vegetables, cooking, reading, and watching birds and butterflies.
Thelma is survived by two daughters, Patricia (Raymond) Noble of Lakeland, FL, Christina (Thomas) Connelley of East Rochester; six sons Wallace Golding of Cincinnati, Michael (Lisa) Golding of Lakeland, FL, Mark (Joyce) Golding of Lakeland, FL, Albert W. (Diana) Pinkerton, Jr. of East Rochester, Douglas (fiancee Darlene) Pinkerton of East Rochester, Christopher (Amanda) Pinkerton of Salem; 18 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Florence (Dave) Neubauer of North Kingstown, RI., Bonnie (Bill) Wisensee of RI; and a brother, Richard (Glenna) Cairns of Canton.
She is preceded in death by her husband Albert W. Pinkerton, Sr., companion of 25 years Albert Hartmann, sisters Shirley Golding, Joyce Gardner, Joan Waszil, brother Robert Cairnes.
Her wishes were to be cremated. There are no services.
Friends may express condolences at our website:www.bartleyfuneralhome.com.