HARWINTON >> Patrick Francis Considine, 87, of Harwinton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, at St. Mary Home, West Hartford.
He was the husband of 55 years of Mary (Sheehan) Considine. Patrick was born in County Claire, Ireland on Jan. 27, 1925, a son of the late Catherine (McGrath) and Patrick Considine, and had served in The U.S. Army
during the Korean War
. He was retired from The Torrington Company. An avid Hurler, he was also a member of The Irish American Home in Glastonbury.
In addition to his wife, he leaves three daughters, Maura Vitello and husband Shaun of Weymouth, Massachusetts;
Noreen Considine, of Attleboro, Masschusetts; and Cathy LaBrecque, and husband Gary of West Hartford, and two grandsons, Sean Patrick Vitello and Neal Joseph Vitello. Patrick is also survived by a sister, Kathleen Considine, of England, and a brother, Michael Considine, of Ireland; several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Harwinton at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, with burial following at New Saint Francis Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Phalen Funeral Home, 285 Migeon Ave., Torrington.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Veteran Service Office, 150 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. www.phalenfuneral.com.