OBITUARY

Patrick S. Lynch

December 7, 1934February 11, 2013
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Patrick S. Lynch “Buddy”,“Poppy” of Suffern entered into Eternal life on February 11, 2013. Patrick was born December 7, 1934 in Brooklyn, NY to Michael and Margaret (Callahan) Lynch. He served his country proudly with the United States Marine Corp during the Korean War and was a true Republican to the bone. Patrick was actively working for the Department of Social Services as a Case Worker in Pomona, NY. Patrick married the love of his life Norma (Mulhearn) Petty in October 21, 1988. He was a kind, loving, devoted Husband, Father and Friend. He will be remembered as a professional and honorable man. Patrick made a difference in all our lives and made our world a better place. He will be missed by all his family, friends and those whose lives he touched.

Patrick is survived by his loving wife Norma Petty-Lynch of Suffern, his children Debra Lynch, Darlene Russell, James Lynch, Stacey-Lynn Estes, Shawna-Lee Clutter, 9 grandchildren, 1 great grandson, his brother Jerry Lynch and many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Patrick is predeceased by his brother Michael Lynch and his sister Margaret Lynch O’Halloran. Friends may call for memorial visiting Sunday 2-4 and 7-9pm at the Michael J. Higgins Funeral Home 321 South Main Street New City, NY 10956. A Memorial Mass will be offered Monday 11am at St. Peter’s Church Haverstraw, NY. An inurnment will be set at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery Washington, DC.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, February 17, 2013
  • Visitation Sunday, February 17, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 18, 2013
REMEMBERING

Patrick S. Lynch

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February 12, 2014

Dear Norma & daughters, It's hard to believe that a year has past. Our thoughts & prayers are with you always. Patrick was one of the good guys. Love, Mary & Jim

Diana xxxxxxx

February 11, 2014

Dear Norma . In fond rememberance of your Patrick at his passing one year ago. May the angels continue to watch over you and your entire family..As I am sure Patrick is at the head of the angels directing them to do so and probably discussing politics with St Peter too.. RIP...love ..Diana

Cae Rago

March 17, 2013

We will miss you Patrick. Thank you for all your help.
God Bless
Cae and Karen

David Tacey

March 17, 2013

Hard for me to speak about this, i guess i can say with all my heart I will miss you Patrick

Donna Cefola

March 6, 2013

To Norma and all of Patrick's family, my deepest sympathy. I was not at home when you lost him, my heart goes out to you it is a terrible loss.
Donna Cefola

JOAN PETTY

February 18, 2013

SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS NORMA MY PRAYS ARE WITH YOU

PAUL & LAURA LANDRY

February 18, 2013

NORMA WERE VERY SAD FOR YOUR LOSS JUST KNOW WE LOVE AND CARE ABOUT YOU

Pattie Powers

February 18, 2013

Pat,So kind and patient with all The Moms and Kids at Next Steps, Always brought a smile when I ran into you around the County,I will miss reminiscing with you

Pattie Powers

February 18, 2013

Pat,you were so kind and caring to all the kids and moms at the next step program.I will miss your welcoming smile around the county.Condolences to your family

February 18, 2013

Pat you were such a kind and caring man,Always a gentleman and teacher for the moms and kids at next steps..Condolences for your family