Patricia Ann “Patsy” McClinsey of St. Marys has been a resident of Pinecrest Nursing Home since 2008. She has been sadly missed by husband Ronald, daughter Kristen and son Richard since Alzheimers Disease took her away from their home at 600 Virginia Road. She was only 57 years of age at that time. Her suffering has now ended as she passed away on December 4th, 2016.
Patsy has been a life-long resident of Pennsylvania. She was born January 21st, 1951, daughter of the late John and Polly Bungo of Beccaria. Her brother John currently lives in Harrisburg.
After graduating from Glendale High School in 1968, she attended DuBois Business College. In 1974, she married Ronald Lee McClinsey of Fallentimber. They first lived in Ridgway and later moved to St. Marys. Patsy was a secretary for Brockway Glass until those offices closed. She was then employed by Ames Department Store until it ceased operation. She later enjoyed working for Kreckel Enterprises .
Patsy enjoyed doing volunteer work with husband, Ron. They actively supported their two children who graduated from Elk County Christian High School by helping with various band activities and fund raisers. They also served as area coordinators for Cursillo. As a member of St. Marys Church, Patsy was also a member of Oblates.
Son, Richard lives in Pittsburgh and is employed by Michael Baker International. Prior to going to Pinecrest, Patsy was blessed to hold their first grandchild, Veneta Quinn Beere, daughter of Kristen and husband Johannes Beere, who own an artisan Deli/Bakery in Telluride, CO. Ron is presently employed by Keystone Ace Hardware in Ridgway, after retiring as a machinist for St. Marys Tool & Die.
Some of Patsy’s favorite activities were participating in couples’ motorcycle events and taking vacations with her family.
A wonderful daughter, sister, wife and friend, mother and grandmother goes home now to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!
A Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the St. Mary’s Church on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 11:00 AM, with the Rev. Alfred Patterson, OSB, Pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the Parklawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Saturday morning from 9:00 until 10:30 AM.