March 31, 2013
Thursday, April 4, 2013 11:00 AM St. Mary Catholic Church
Wednesday, April 3 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home
Patricia A. Shockey, 86 of Urbana, passed away, Sunday, March 31, 2013 in Springfield Regional Medical Center with her family by her side.
She was born September 22, 1926 in Dayton, Ohio the daughter of John D. and Elizabeth (Donahue) North. Mrs. Shockey was a 1944 graduate of St. Mary High School. She retired from Grimes Aerospace after 25 years of service; followed by 10 years of service from Walmart. Mrs. Shockey was an avid bridge player. She was a member of the St. Mary Church, the Lady’s Sodality, Grimes Quarter Century Club and the Moose Lodge in Urbana.
She is survived by her children, Loretta Giardina of Plain City, Marjorie (Chic) Stocksdale of Columbus, Teresa (Jim) Woolley of Spring, TX, John Shockey of Spring, TX, Jim Shockey of Urbana, Dan (Karleen) Shockey of Urbana and Bill Shockey of Urbana; her grandchildren, Charlie, Andy and Cynthia Stocksdale, J.R. Woolley, Mary Ellen Rhea, Elizabeth Robinson ad T.J. Woolley, Charles Shockey Greer, Matt and Kathryn Shockey, Kristin West, Kevin and Megan Shockey and Tyler Shockey, 15 great grandchildren; her sisters, Mrs. Joseph (Peggy) Kerns of Springfield and Mrs. Joseph (Helen) Welsh of Atlanta, GA; her in-laws, Mrs. Robert (Mary) McGraw of Lancaster and Mr. & Mrs. Thomas (Betty) Shockey of Urbana; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Shockey is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert C. Shockey, her daughter, Mary Ellen Shockey, her sister, Mary E. Feather, her brothers, Jack and William North and her in-laws, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil M. (Veronica) Shockey, Howard Feather, Joseph Kerns, Joseph Welsh, Robert McGraw, Joe and Corrine Shockey and Rev. Father David Shockey.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, 235 Miami St., Urbana, Ohio.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 4, 2013 in St. Mary Church, Urbana with Fr. Louis Asobi celebrant.
Burial will follow in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana. In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution, may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 3797 Summit Glen Dr., G100, Dayton, Ohio 45449 or to the Cancer Association of Champaign County, P.O. Box 38125, Urbana, Ohio 43078
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com
My thoughts go out to you all. I just thought so much of your mother/grandmother. We had such fun times at Maccorra’s restaurant. I will miss seeing her smile.
We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are for you and your family.
So sorry to hear of Pat’s passing, she was a friend to all who knew her, I know she will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
My prayers for the family.