Patrick Sherlock

Obituary of Patrick Sherlock

Patrick (Paddy) Sherlock, 92 of Bronx, New York passed away peacefully on September 26, 2020. Paddy remained selfless and strong for his family and friends even through his difficult final months. Paddy was born in Cloonfeightrin in County Mayo, Ireland and, after working in England, he and Peggy arrived in the USA in 1953. Having worked almost his entire career as an Operating Engineer at “100 Park” and also at “PS 103”, he was affectionately known as Pat and was considered an institution. Pat was described by everyone as a true gentleman who loved life, his family and a good seisiún. He was an amazingly hard worker, a friend to all, loved by all and a most supportive Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather who loved his family more than life itself. Paddy is survived by his wife and best friend of 67 years, Margaret (Peggy), their children John of Monroe NY, Mary Wilson and her husband Robert of Ramsey NJ, Ellen McPartlan and her husband Allan of Yonkers NY, Kathleen Sherlock and her husband James Feggulis of Bronx NY, his eight grandchildren Colleen, Michael, Kelly, Jaime, Elizabeth, Brendan, Kerry and Katherine and six great grandchildren Aedan, Ryan, Jonathan, Breanne, Declan and Joseph. Paddy was preceded in death by his son Michael and daughter-in-law Maryellen. With everyone’s health and NY regulations in mind, the number of visitors must be monitored. Mourners will be asked to be patient and must prepare to wait outside the building. Visitors will be cycled through while practicing social distancing so that all may have the chance to pay their respects. Please remember, the sick, elderly and those with compromised health, should avoid public settings. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held… Our Parishes are also practicing recommended guidelines, limiting the number of people that may gather in church. Seating for family will be designated, and friends will be allowed in as room permits, however, this will be limited. If you would like to attend the Funeral Mass, please understand that seating cannot be guaranteed and you should be prepared to observe from a distance. Viewing will be held on Monday, September 28, 2020 from 3:00 - 7:00 P.M. in Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 9:30 A.M. in St. Barnabas Church, Bronx, NY Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary Hospital in Paddy’s honor (calvaryhospital.org/ways-to-give/).
Monday
28
September

Viewing

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, September 28, 2020
Hodder Farenga
899 McLean Ave
Yonkers, New York, United States
914-237-5800
Tuesday
29
September

Mass

9:30 am
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
St. Barnabas Church
4343 Martha Ave
Bronx, New York, United States
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