Obituary for Patricia Herlihy
Patricia “Pat” Anne Herlihy joined her Savior after her battle with cancer ended on December 25, 2017. Based upon her profession of faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, she is at a joyful rest in her Savior’s presence. Pat’s faith in Jesus is her family’s greatest comfort.
Throughout her life, Pat faced innumerable trials. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kimberly, and 7 siblings. Physical ailments were Pat’s constant reality. Yet, despite all these hardships, her favorite song was “Count Your Blessings.”
Pat’s legacy lived on with her family. Faithful and tender to the end, husband, James Herlihy, displayed the sacrificial love of Christ in his care of Pat. She is survived by her four children: Kevin, Tim, Kerry, and Dan. Pat also counted 14 grandchildren and great grandchildren as blessings. They are: Makayla, Cherith, Faith, Alyvia, Kevin, Timmy, Selah, Alyssa, Titus, Josiah, Sean, Hosanna, Landon, and Ella. Pat taught her children the value of hard work, grit, and faithfulness.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 11AM at the Joseph J. Pula Funeral Home, Inc. 23 N. 9th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360. Officiating will be her son, CH (MAJ) Timothy Crawley. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Patricia Herlihy’s name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or online at www.cancer.org