• The Hammonton Gazette

Patricia R. Fichetola



Patricia R. Fichetola (nee Bentley), 86, of Hammonton, N.J. passed away Sunday September 5, 2021.


Pat was born and raised in Hammonton and graduated from Hammonton High School in 1952. In 1953 she was crowned Hammonton Blueberry Queen. She worked for Saveway Market, Olivo’s Market and ACME and retiring from Whitehall Laboratories in Hammonton after 22 years of service. Pat also owned the Craft Traders for many years. She was proud of the fact she was matriarch of five generations.


Pat is predeceased by her parents, Roy and Florence Bentley (nee Ebinger); Rocco Fichetola, the father of her children; her son, Wayne Fichetola; grandson, Alan Fichetola; her sister Dana Bentley and her furry friend, Pennie.


She is survived by her children, Rocco Bruce Fichetola (Cheryl) of Winslow, N.J., Mark Fichetola (Igna) of Philadelphia and Kim Fichetola of Williamstown, N.J.; daughter-in-law, Cathleen Fichetola of Mays Landing, N.J. She is the loving grandmother of 10 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.


Family and friends attended her visitation Saturday, September 11 followed by a funeral service at the Marinella Funeral Home, 102 N. Third Street, Hammonton, N.J. Burial followed in Oak Grove Cemetery, 500 White Horse Pike, Hammonton, N.J. 08037.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to South Jersey Regional Animal Shelter, 1244 N. Delsea Drive ,Vineland, N.J. 08360.


To share condolences please visit www.marinellafuneralhome.com.


Arrangement entrusted to the Marinella Funeral Home.