Patricia Gail Moreton, a Buffalo resident in the early 1990s, died Jan. 31, the victim of a homicide in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. She was 35.
Born in East St. Louis, Ill., Ms. Moreton was the daughter of Patrick H. Moreton of Buffalo and Catherine E. Spielmann of Wilkes-Barre.
She lived in Buffalo with her family from 1990 to 1991.
Besides her parents, Ms. Moreton is survived by two daughters, Brittany Cleary and Tiffany Cleary; a son, Peter Cleary; four sisters, Catherine Stephens of Plymouth, Pa., and Donna Jackson, Debborah Ankudovich and Marion Spielmann, all of Wilkes-Barre; and a brother, Robert Spielmann of Wilkes-Barre.
A service was held Monday. Interment was in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township, Pa.