The Life of Patricia Mandel
MANDEL, Patricia (nee Powell), 59, of Broomall, PA, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Patty received her undergraduate degree from Temple University, and her Master’s in Education from Drexel University. She taught briefly, before the birth of her son, Howard, at Friends Central. She was resilient, loving, and a very kind and understanding woman. She loved her three Yorkies and enjoyed spending time at the beach in Ocean City, NJ. She is predeceased by her parents, Howard L. Powell and Frances Lawrence. She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Robert F., son Howard (Christina Martin), sisters, Lynn Coyle (Robert Coyle) and Deborah Kramer (William Kramer), and niece and nephews: Robert Coyle (Elizabeth Coyle), Matthew Coyle (Emily Coyle), Alexander Kramer (Kimberly Kramer), and Emily Kramer. Visitation at 10 a.m. and Funeral Service at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 14th at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, 625 Montgomery Ave., Bryn Mawr, PA 19010. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association.