Agnes Collier Petise, of Greenwich, passed away July 3, 2018, at age 82.
She was born November 13, 1935 in Albany, NY, the daughter of William Andrew and Agnes Collier. She attended Holy Trinity and the Holy Name School of Nursing in NJ. She began her nursing career at Columbia Presbyterian in NYC, and she then went on to continue her career as a nurse and office manager in Greenwich for Dr. James C. Worcester, Dr. Ervin Hansen, Dr. Zoher Ghogawala, and Dr. Andrea Douglas.
Agnes had many loves and interests that included spending time with her family, reading, travel, gardening, puzzles and going to the beach. She was also enjoyed playing golf and paddle tennis. Agnes is survived by her beloved husband of 48 years Frank Petise of Greenwich, her cherished children, Kathleen Woolven (Casey) of New Fairfield and Frank W. Petise (Cortney) of Southport, and loving grandchildren, Liam and Caitlin Woolven and Frank, Andrew and Elizabeth Petise, she is also survived by many nieces, nephews and extended family.
She is predeceased by her parents and brothers, Richard, Andrew and Thomas Collier.
To honor Agnes’ life, family and friends will gather on Friday 4:00-8:00pm at Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home, 134 Hamilton Ave Greenwich, 203-869-5968. Funeral Mass Saturday 10:00am at St. Roch’s Church
followed by interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Greenwich.
Memorial donations can be sent to either
River House Adult Day Care or Greenwich EMS. For more information or to place an online condolence,