Patricia Ann Jenski, age 73, of Midland Park, NJ passed away on Tuesday, July 7th, 2020. Patricia was born on May 19th, 1947 in Paterson, eldest daughter to the late Gino and Anne Boffa. A life-long New Jerseyan, Patrica attended Mary Help of Christians Academy and went on to earn her degree in Elementary education from William Paterson University.
Patricia started her teaching career in Paterson and had been a teacher at St Elizabeth’s School for over 35 years, where she also served as a Eucharistic Minister.
Patricia married Alexander Jenski on June 28th, 1969 at St. George’s Church in Paterson and they recently celebrated 51 years of marriage. Pat and Al raised three sons in North Haledon.
Patricia is survived by her husband, Alex, and her three sons Eric, Christian, and Alex as well as her two sisters, Rita and Linda. She adored her 8 grandchildren: Deklan, Rylen, Xander, Rhys, Cade, Eden, Gabriel and Abriana.
Patricia loved to read, travel and most of all shop. She cared deeply about her family and her church. It was evident that there was nothing she wouldn’t do for her family or anyone else in need.
Patricia will be greatly missed by her family, community and church. Her love will live on.
Due to COVID-19, seating is limited for the Funeral Mass. There will be 30 seats available for Funeral Mass, if you are interested in attending the Mass, Please call the Parish Center Office at (201) 891-1122.
Live stream of the Mass will be available at st.elizabeths.org
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Pat to St. Elizabeth's Church Daily Mass Chapel Project.