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Patricia E. Behm

July 8, 1944 — June 11, 2024

Martinez, GA

Patricia E. Behm

Augusta, GA – Entered into rest on Tuesday, June 11,2024, Mrs. Patricia Elizabeth Behm, 79, loving wife of 54 years to Edward Behm. 


In 1944, Patricia was born in McKeesport, PA to the late John and Margaret Megela. She enjoyed reading, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family, and she especially loved family beach trips. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, and was affectionately known as “Grammy” to her grandchildren. 


Family members, in addition to her husband, include her daughters: Michelle Lynn Behm and Erin Elizabeth Rood (Matt); granddaughter: Paige Elizabeth Rood; brothers: Joseph Megela (Brenda), David Megela, and Robert Megela; sisters-in-law: Linda Megela and Linda Brown (David); and other loving family members. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Dr. John Megela.  


In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Pruitt Hospice, 1220 Augusta West Pkwy, Augusta, GA 30909. 


The family will receive friends Saturday, June 15, 2024 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. 


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Saturday, June 15, 2024

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors

214 Davis Road, Augusta, GA 30907

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