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Patricia Marie McGarry

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Patricia Marie McGarry Obituary
June 17, 1919 - November 18, 2017 Patricia ("Pat") McGarry, 98, passed away in Los Angeles, California, on November 18, 2017. She was a beloved daughter, sister, mother, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. Born in Oakland, California, on June 17, 1919 to Leo J. McCarthy and Loretta Knapp McCarthy, Pat moved with her family to Los Angeles in 1935. She is an alumna of the Academy of the Holy Names, Santa Monica, California. In 1950, Pat married Emile D. McGarry of Los Angeles. Together they had seven children: Tim, Jim, Maureen, Joanne, Paul, (Fr.) John (McGarry, S.J.), and Mary Pat (Whitney). Pat was preceded in death by her parents; by her brothers (Leo, Paul, Justin and Peter McCarthy); and by her husband, Emile, who died in 1999. She is survived by her seven children, and by nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Pat's life will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2017, with a Funeral Mass at Cathedral Chapel Church, 923 S. La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Good Shepherd Shelter (P.O. Box 19487, LA, CA 90019), Nazareth House (3333 Manning, LA, CA 90064), or the Boa Esperanca Project, Catherine Center (50 North "B" St., San Mateo, CA 94401).
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Dec. 2 to Dec. 3, 2017
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