- Deceased's name: Patrice C. Paluga
- Age: 65
- Date: May 28, 2012
- Hometown: Joliet
- Survived by: Husband William "Bill" F. Cockream; sons Joseph and Paul Paluga; foster daughter Ruby Almazan; grandchildren Chance, Krynn and Cain Paluga; brother Richard Eyman; sister Judy Kirkeeng.
Patrice C. Paluga (nee Eyman), 65, of Joliet, passed away peacefully at Silver Cross Hospital, Monday, May 28, 2012.
Survived by her loving husband of 21 years, William "Bill" F. Cockream; sons Joseph (Francine) Paluga and Paul (Tammie-fiance') Paluga; foster daughter Ruby Almazan; grandchildren Chance, Krynn and Cain Paluga; brother Richard (Sandy) Eyman; sister Judy Kirkeeng; and sister-in-law Nikkie Eyman. Also numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her parents Arthur and Blanche Eyman. Three brothers Arthur and James Eyman and John Stoos.
Patrice was born March 11, 1947 in Joliet. Member of St. Bernard Catholic Church. Her greatest passion in life was spending time with her loving grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Carlson-Holmquist-Sayles Funeral Home, 2320 Black Road, Friday, June 1 at 10:00 A.M. Fr. Richard Ross officiating. Interment Elmhurst Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday from 4:00 8:00 P.M.