Patricia Lee "Pat" Foley

December 7, 1939July 27, 2013
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Mrs. Patricia Lee “Pat” (Gill) Foley, age 73, of Limerick, ME formerly of Lynn, died early Saturday morning in Beth Israel Hospital from injuries sustained in a car accident. She was the beloved wife of Retired Lynn Police Detective William T. Foley Sr., with whom she shared 51 years of marriage. Born in Lynn, Pat was the daughter of the late Francis and Margaret (Weeden) Gill. She attended Lynn Schools and was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School Class of 1958. She resided in Lynn for most of her life before moving to Florida in 2002. For the past 30 years, she also enjoyed summers in Limerick, Maine. For 10 years, Pat worked as a Detention Officer with the Lynn Police Department. She enjoyed gardening, the occasional trip to Foxwoods, dancing and entertaining, devotional reading and volunteering with the elderly. Above all, Pat loved spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she leaves her children, Timothy Patrick Foley and his wife Anne of Westborough, William T. Foley Jr. and his wife Cecile of Chelmsford, Michael Foley and his wife Stephanie of El Dorado Hills, CA and Colleen Foley of North Chelmsford. She was the sister of Jerome Gill of Lynn and Francis Gill Jr. of Sacramento, CA. Also survived by 7 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the twin sister of the late Margaret Allen. Pat’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s Church, 8 South Common St. LYNN on Thursday at 10:30AM. Relatives and friends invited. Burial will be private. Visiting Hours will be held in St. Mary’s Church, 8 South Common Street, Lynn on Wednesday from 4-7PM. Gifts in Pat’s memory may be sent to the Faith Bible Church, 127 Warren St. Concord, NH 03301.


  • Visitation Wednesday, July 31, 2013
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, August 1, 2013

Patricia Lee "Pat" Foley

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Connie Marie Antoniello

August 9, 2013

Dear Bill I hope you remember me because I sure remember you and BEAUTIFUL PAT I am truly sorry for the loss of her She will NEVER be forgotten Prayers to you and the family

Jodi Perlino/ Laurencelle

August 8, 2013

Thank you Pat for the woderfull memories. And my prayers are with you all.

Tom Liesegang

August 5, 2013

Dear family of Patricia Foley

I was involved in the accident with Patricia. I prayed on her behalf at the scene. My heart-felt condolences to you all.

katie Stiegelmeier

August 4, 2013

To the Foley Family,
All of my heartfelt sympathies to all for your loss. at was a very special lady. She is now with the good Lord and He will be with you in this very difficult time. May God b,ess and give you all strength. Just remember, Pat lives within all of those whose lives she touched. Owen & Katie Stiegelmeier

Nick Duquette

August 3, 2013

To the Foley family, Please except our deepest heartfelt condolences....

Nick & Lynne Duquette

Dominic Civiello

August 3, 2013

Tim, old friend, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. Please know that your whole family is in my prayers during this most difficult time. Take care.

Nancy Bowman

August 2, 2013

Bill and family,
My heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your wife and mother. Although I never met Pat, I felt I knew her from seeing pictures and talking to Bill. Friends and family will surround you Bill which will bring you comfort and healing.

Gisele, joe, Joey, and Dave

August 2, 2013

Very sorry for your loss and only hope that you can find comfort and solace through loved ones during this dark time. To bill jr, your sister in law is here if you need me, god bless.

August 1, 2013

Bill and family,
I am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with all of you during this difficult time. May she rest in peace.

Cathy Cusack Brewster

August 1, 2013

Tim, so very sorry for you and your family. We will add you to our prayers. Mike, Monica and Sam Phipps.