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Patricia Gary

Patricia Marie (Mauer) Gary

Friday, November 17th, 1944 - Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

PATRICIA MARIE (MAUER) Gary, 74, our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully on October 3, 2019.
Patricia was born in Callicoon, New York, on November 17, 1944 to Lawrence and Frances Mauer.
An excellent student, Pat attended Delaware Valley Central School and then eagerly headed south to Ursuline/Bellarmine College, where she graduated in 1966. Her children know little about these years; their inquiries about them yielded nothing but an impish smile.
Despite living in Kentucky for 50+ years, Pat never lost her love for the New York Catskills, a love which led to many wonderful family trips to the Mauer home. Knowing her grandkids shared her affection for cool mornings on the back stoop and rock hopping in the clear creeks filled Mawmaw with joy.
Patricia worked as a social worker, homemaker, small business owner, and office clerk. Her vocation, though, was that of listener. No matter who you were—family member, friend, forgotten person at the bus stop—Pat gave you a safe space to talk and figure things out on your own.
Her favorite roles were of mother and grandmother. She loved in simple ways—an affirming word, a quick phone call, an impromptu visit. Fiercely supportive, Mawmaw showed up to games and recitals and plays, helped with homework, and always had a hot meal ready for you.
Patricia is predeceased by her parents, Lawrence and Frances Mauer, her brother David Mauer, and her former spouse, E.J. Gary. Survivors include her brothers Dennis Mauer (Lyn), Richard Mauer, and Doug Mauer (Maureen); her daughters Erin Gary (Chris McClellan), Bridget Hart (Ray), and Ann Marie Gary; her seven grandchildren, Autumn, Paige, Brian, Evie, Elise, Mary Inez, and John; plus a host of extended family members and friends.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 6, from 2-7 p.m. at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Rd. Funeral services will be held at St. James Catholic Church, 1826 Edenside Ave., on Monday, October 7, at 11 a.m.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, October 6th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Sunday, October 6th, 2019 2:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Highlands Funeral Home
    Address
    3331 Taylorsville Rd.
    Louisville, Kentucky 40205
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, October 7th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, October 7th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. James Catholic Church
    Address
    1826 Edenside Ave.
    LOUISVILLE, KY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Craig Stewart

Posted at 04:36pm
Sincere sympathy in your loss off Patty.
May your sorrow be lightened by the comfort of family, friends and the healing of time.
I have lots of good memories of Patty from high-school--she was a lot of fun
Sincerely
Craig Stewart
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Lisa, Mike & Jocelyn Finerghty

Posted at 09:52pm
She brought joy, happiness and laughter to all who met her. We are thinking of all of you during this difficult time and send our love.
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Mark, Julia, Max & Olivia Bacon

Posted at 02:03pm
Sending our deepest sympathies and much love.
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Nancy Coggeshall

Posted at 11:39am
My heart goes out to all of you. Much love from New Mexico. I can particularly empathize as my parents died within 4 1/2 months of each other. Take care. Nancy Coggeshall
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dennis.duffy@gmail.com

Posted at 04:06pm
I remember a visit to Toronto from Pat, EJ & family, long ago when the amusement park at Ontario Place was still in operation. (I'm probably wrong, and it was Toronto Island instead. At any rate, it was a joyous time and it was a real lift to share that time with everyone.

I cannot imagine the stress dumped on her daughters at this time, and I pray the pain of loss will one day evolve into happy remembrance. For the present though, I am very sorry for your loss.

Dennis
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