Patrice (Mullins) Mulrain, 80, of Waterbury, passed away January 10, 2015 in her home.

She was born in Bridgeport to the late Cyril F. and Pauline Mullins Sr.

She graduated from Laurelton Hall High School and New Britain Teachers College and was a teacher for the Shelton School Systems for many years.

Survivors include her three daughters Michelle (Brian) Donovan of Naugatuck, Sharon Beckwith of Atlanta, GA and Johnna (Daniel) Dreher of Naugatuck; one sister Joan Topham of Newtown, one brother Cyril F. Mullins II of Trumbull; six grandchildren Cyrilla, Shayna, Dylan, Zachary, Cassidy and Spencer, and five great-grandchildren, Preston, Bailey, Lacey, Delilah and Isabella , and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her sister Marilyn Bronkhurst.

Friends and family are invited to attend her funeral services on Thursday at 9:15 a.m. at the Cyril F. Mullins F. Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull and at 10:00 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church 220 Shelton Rd. Trumbull. Interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Friends may call on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital PO Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148.

To leave an online condolence please visit mullinsfh.com.