FLYNN, Patricia Josephine (Keenan), 88 of Ventnor passed away on Monday, October 9th, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born and raised in Belfast, Ireland. In 1955 at the age of 22, she was married to Thomas Patrick Flynn. They resided in Belfast where they gave birth to their first son. In 1958 they immigrated to the United States. Here they raised five beautiful children in the Ventnor area.
Pat was fully devoted to her family and adored being a mother and especially a grandmother. She was a member of the Alter & Rosary Society, The Lioness Club, was a faithful parishioner of St. James, an avid card player and loved the casino. She will be remembered by her amazing, giving spirit to all she knew, her beautiful Irish accent and the love she showed to those who were blessed to know her. No matter who you were or how well she knew you, she would treat you like family.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 62 years, Thomas Patrick Flynn; Three Sons, Benny, (Cathie), Thomas Jr. (Dawn), and Kevin; Two Daughters, Anne Pasquarosa (Mike), Trish Arsenis (Alan); Brother, Collum Keenan; Sister, Ita Donnelly; Grandchildren, Barbara, Patrick, Eddie, Tamara, Thomas, Tyler, Beth, Samantha, Amanda, Carly, Michael, Shaina, Andrew, Kyle, Aniya, Madeline and Frankie; Great-Grandchildren, Brittany, Alyssa, Gavin, Kaden, Declan, Kayleigh, Garrett and Teagan; many nieces and nephews in Ireland and England and all of her Irish American friends who were considered family. She was preceded in death by her Sisters, Dympna and Maire and Brother, Kevin.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to The National Breast Cancer Foundation, http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org. Viewing will be held from 9-11am on Friday, October 13th, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am at Holy Trinity Parish: St. James Church, Ventnor. Entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Mays Landing. Arrangements by the George H Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor.