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Patrice M. Barboe, Active Staff, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on June 03, 2009. Mrs. Barboe was a Preschool Teacher at the Rutgers Child Care Center.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 5 at Flynn and Son/Koyen Funeral Home, 319 Amboy Ave., Metuchen. Funeral services will be at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, June 6 from the funeral home, followed by a 9 a.m. Funeral Liturgy at St. Francis Cathedral, Metuchen. Interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Piscataway. For directions, or to send condolence messages, visit the funeral home's website

Patrice M. Motley Barboe, 52, of Metuchen, died Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at Haven Hospice at JFK Medical Center, Edison. Born June 29, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pa., except for the last year spent in New Brunswick, she resided 20 years in Metuchen. She was a preschool teacher for eight years at Douglas Child Care Center at Rutgers University. She was a communicant of St. Francis Cathedral, Metuchen. She was a member of the NAEYC and and a board member of Kenyon Chapter of the NJAEYC.
She was predeceased by her mother, Margaret Griffin Motley, in 1984. Surviving are a daughter, Nora of Woodbridge; her father, James Motley of Piscataway; two brothers, James Motley III and his wife Louise of Scotch Plains, and Kevin of Los Angeles; and a nephew, Nicholas.

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In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Haven Hospice, 65 James St., Edison, NJ 08818.

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