04/30/07 - NNHS Newsletter -
Pat Council Rivenbark

Pauline Patricia Council

(d. 27 Apr 2007)

Newport News High School Class of 1954

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,   

   We have still another sad edition of the NNHS Newsletter.    Pat Council Rivenbark of the Class of 1954 has passed away at the age of 70.

From the Daily Press - 04/30/07:

  Pauline 'Pat' Council Rivenbark

HAMPTON - Pauline 'Pat' Council Rivenbark, 70, widow of Paul H. Rivenbark, died Friday, April 27, 2007. Born in Newport News and a graduate of Newport News High School, she was the daughter of Jefferson and Bernice Belote Council. Mrs. Rivenbark is survived by her two sons, Tony H. Rivenbark of Grafton and Dale Rivenbark and wife, Sue, of Newport News; grandson, Kyle Rivenbark of Hampton; sister, Barbara Council of Jacksonville, Fla.; and uncle, Arthur Belote of Greenville, S.C. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, May 4, at R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home, 245 S. Armistead Ave., Downtown Hampton. A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with interment to follow in Parklawn Memorial Park.

Published in the Daily Press from 4/29/2007 - 4/30/2007.
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Pauline Patricia Council
Fall of 1953
My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time of loss. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help. She was alot of fun. Grandma, Pat and I did a lot together. She will be greatly missed. Pam T.
Pam Tracey (Hampton, VA) - April 29, 2007
Tony, Dale & families...my thoughts and prayers are with you in the passing of your Mom.

Barbara...Patty's finally at peace. Now, the healing process begins. You're in my prayers, as always.

(Cousin) Bobbi
Bobbi (Hamilton) Park (Panama City, FL)  - April 29, 2007
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Sorry to hear of Pat's passing. Kyle and I always enjoyed our visits with her. I know she really loved Kyle and likewise. She is now at peace and no more suffering.
Janice van Noppen (Shreveport, LA) - April 29, 2007
Tony and family,

I am sad to hear of the passing of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family.
Robert Bazzani (Yorktown, VA) - April 30, 2007 
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Dale & Sue, May God comfort you during this time, rest in the comfort of the wonderful memories you shared.
Aimee Faison (Yorktown, VA) - April 30, 2007 
To My Family: I am so saddened to learn of Aunt Pat's passing. Although it is difficult, we all know that she is in a better place. One where she wanted to be, and no more suffering, or sadness. My Love, My Thoughts, and My Prayers are with you always, but especially during this time. May the Lord comfort you and your memories make you smile even when you don't feel like it..... Take care and stay in touch.
Capri and family
Capri Downer (Crawfordville, FL) - May 2, 2007  
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My thoughts are with you all through this time of loss...
I had the opportunity to get to know her in her last months. Your mom spoke of so many funny stories during her rest breaks in therapy.
Norma Phillips (Williamsburg, VA) - May 4, 2007  


   Our deepest condolences are extended to Pat's entire family.

   As of 10/30/07, this information is also posted here:



   Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER!

                          Love to all, Carol


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Carol Buckley Harty
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