Deborah L. Patenaude, 63, of Milford, beloved wife of Kenneth Patenaude, passed away on Thursday December 5, 2013 at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on May 3, 1950 in Bridgeport to the late Robert Mosel and Lucille McKie Mosel Furanna.

Deborah was Vice President of client relations for Independent Financial Consulting of Milford.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children Nicole Patenaude, Eric Patenaude and his wife Candice of Milford, a brother Richard Furanna of Milford, sisters Donna Downs of Michigan and Laurie Badick of Sandy Hook, her cherished grandchildren Alexia Badick and Haley Kozlowski.

A Funeral Home Prayer Service will be held Tuesday December 10, 2013  at 9:30 am in the Smith & Sefcik Funeral Home, 135 N. Broad St. , Milford . Friends may call Monday from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Interment will be held in St. Mary Cemetery Milford.

Contributions in her memory, may be made to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Dr. Branford, CT 06405 or The First United Church of Christ, 34 West Main Street, Milford, CT 06460-Music Program.