In Memory of



Obituary for Patricia Rousseau

Patricia (Pentoney) Rousseau, 65 of Derry, NH passed peacefully in her sleep on Saturday January 13, 2024. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Elizabeth Pentoney and the guardian of Michael Williams from Cape Cod. Born in Anchorage, Alaska and a longtime resident of Bourne, MA, Patricia attended Bourne High School and was a graduate of Chamberlayne Junior College. In her early years, she was a devoted stay at home mother for her children which was more important than anything else. Patricia would welcome you into her home and she was known by all for her giving nature. Every holiday she made sure inside and outside the home was decorated, especially Christmas. She loved her dogs and cats as well as horses.

She is survived by her loving husband Jon Rousseau of 42 years and her two sons Derek and Brett Rousseau of Derry, NH. She leaves one grandchild Ronan Rousseau as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

She will be remembered for helping with special needs children and her outgoing ability to connect with everyone she met. She will be deeply missed by her family.

Friends and family may call on Monday, January 22, 2024, from 10:00am – 12:30pm at Wiggin Purdy McCooey Dion Funeral Home, 655 Central Ave., Dover, NH 03820. A funeral service will follow at 12:30 pm at the funeral home with Father Agapit Jean, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Dover, NH. To sign our online guestbook, please go to