Patricia Ann Speir

Patricia Ann Speir (Patsy) 67, died peacefully April 4 in her residence Darcy Hall of WPB Fl. after a long season of illness. A native Floridian born March 19,1946 in Ft. Lauderdale. She was a graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas HS (1964) Received her BA at Fl Atlantic University. Later in her life she worked in the nursing profession, ending her career at Florida Medical Center. Her legacy is one of a generous, caring, kind and loving spirit; even through suffering her smile was an encouragement to others. She always had a "thank you" for those assisting her. Pat composed poetry, loved making Origami birds, which she gave away to others around her. Pat is survived by her beloved son Bill Connolly, daughter-in-law Debbie, grandchildren Frances and Jacob, sister Mickey Beall, nieces Shelly and Kacey, nephews Phil and Jack. Loved by her family. A private memorial will be held at a future date.

Published in Sun-Sentinel on Apr. 8, 2013