McIlmoyle, Patricia Ruth McBrien "Patty"
May 18, 1932 - Feb. 28, 2013
Patricia "Patty" Ruth McBrien McIlmoyle, 80, passed away Thursday, February 28th, 2013, at Venice Regional Medical Center of natural causes.
Patty was born May 18, 1932, in McCook, Nebraska, to Lawrence Ivan McBrien and Augusta Diana Hampton McBrien and graduated in 1950 from McCook High School.
On December 27, 1952, Patty married Gerald Eugene McIlmoyle, a 2nd Lt pilot in the USAF. During Jerry's career, they moved more than 25 times. They retired in Venice, FL, in 1998.
Patty is survived by her husband, Jerry; their four children, Patrick (wife Robin) McIlmoyle of Durham, NC, Ruth (husband Mark) Reiser of Bellevue, WA, Maureen (husband David) Stephan of Shawnee, KS, and Erin Maxwell of Aliquippa, PA; seven grandchildren, Rebecca Perez (husband Ricky) of Durham, NC, Daniel McIlmoyle of Augusta, GA, Katie McIlmoyle of Raleigh, NC, Brian Reiser of Princeton, NJ, Kendra Reiser of Notre Dame, IN, Diana and Samantha Stephan of Lincoln, NE; and great-grandchild Sophia Perez of Durham, NC.
Patty was predeceased by her parents, her siblings Glen Titman and Melissa McBrien Knosp Pittam, and by one child, Mary Catharine McIlmoyle.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 7th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home Venice Chapel. Funeral services will be held at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church on Friday, March 8th at 1:30 PM, with a reception in the parish hall immediately following. Burial will be held at Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities Sugar Bowl Program, P.O. Box 2116, Venice, FL 34285-2116.