Lore, Patricia E. (Bauer) 72, of West Milford  passed away Wednesday June 14, 2017. Born in Brooklyn to Louise and Walter Bauer, Mrs. Lore was a secretary for the West Milford Board of Education for over twenty five years.  She enjoyed pottery, quilting, cooking and strawberry picking every June. An avid shopper, Patricia was very kind, caring and thoughtful. She was also very loving of her dogs, Cindy, Jessie and especially Wendy. Beloved wife of Joseph Lore. Loving mother of Jennifer A. DeGraaf (husband Barry) and Joseph A. Lore (wife Tonya)  Sister of Michael A. Begy. Grandmother of Rachel M; Joshua G; and Alyssa A. De Graaf,  Matthew J. and Mark E. Lore.  Visiting hours Saturday June 17th from 3-7 P.M. at Richards Funeral Home 1440 Union Valley Road, West Milford.  Funeral Mass Monday June 19th at 12 P.M. at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Hewitt.  Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Milford. In lieu of flowers donations to West Milford Animal Shelter or to the International Waldenstrom’s Macroglubulinemia (WM) Foundation, 6144 Clark Center Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34238 would be appreciated.