CLAYTON, N.Y. — Patricia A. Brayen, 62, of 912
Strawberry Lane, Clayton, passed away suddenly Friday, March
17, at her home.
Born April 7, 1954, in Alexandria Bay, the daughter of
Frederick and Dorothy Graney Brayen of Fishers Landing, she
graduated from Clayton Central in 1972, and attended Queens
University, Canada, majoring in Theatre.
Patricia moved to New York City, and then to San Francisco,
before returning to the 1000 Islands in 2008.
Patricia had a 30 year career in a series of positions
within Law Firms in both NY and San Francisco. Patricia
worked as a staff assistant in preparing Testimony and
Litigation Briefs. She was very proud to work on the cases
associated with the National Asbestos Litigation, while in
In addition to her work with the law, she was very active in
the theatre. She produced an off Broadway play in New York
City, and worked on a variety of projects and productions
with her friends in San Francisco.
Patty will be best remembered for her love of animals, her
generosity, a quick tongue, and her love of a good story
She is survived by a brother, Michael and his wife Jeri, (Docteur),
of Fishers Landing, two nieces, Rebecca, Mullica Hills, NJ,
and Jami, Las Vegas, NV., and her many close friends in
Clayton and San Francisco. A niece, Heather, died before
her, in 2014.
There will be no public service or burial at this time,
however, there will be a private summer service and
interment at the convenience of the family.
Donations may be made to the Fishers Landing Fire
Department, Fishers Landing, New York, 13641.
Arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria
Online condolences may be made at www.costellofuneralservice.com.
Information provided by Costello
Funeral Service and Newzjunky.com, Watertown