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Patricia Josephine Davidson-Hall

December 11, 1945July 17, 2020

Patricia J. Davidson Hall passed away Friday July 17, 2020 in the Intensive Care Unit at Sherman Oaks Hospital from a long battle with chronic health conditions. P.J. was born in Des Moines, Iowa on December 11, 1945. After graduating High School in 1963 from St. Joseph’s Catholic High School in Des Moines, she went on to Graduate from St. Catherine’s Nursing School in 1965 in Omaha, Nebraska. By 1974, P.J. relocated to Ventura, CA with her 2 small sons and began working at Community Memorial Hospital, where she served for over 30 years as an ICU/CCU nurse. In 2003, she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of St. Francis. She is survived by her sons John Bakody and Patrick Bakody, John’s wife Christie and Patrick’s three sons, her beloved grandsons, Jackson, Rory, and Tanner Bakody as well as her three sisters, Mary Therese Oliver, Colleen Annie Clark, and Maxine Olson. Patricia will be joining her late husband Tom Hall and her brother William Francis Shinn P.J. loved her grandsons more than life itself. In fact, she loved all people, regardless. Her free time and energy was spent with family and friends, encouraging and supporting, serving as a friend, a mentor, and a guide. She had many talents and interests from storytelling and entertaining, to History and politics. Her laugh and smile were contagious. She will be deeply missed by her friends and family, and all who knew her, but her light will continue to shine through as a Guardian Angel. A graveside funeral service is scheduled for 2:00PM July 31, at Ivy Lawn Memorial Park, 5400 Valentine RD, Ventura. A Celebration of Life will directly follow the service. In Lieu of Flowers, Condolences and Service Contributions can be made to Patrick Bakody P.O. Box 1648 Ventura, CA 93002.


  • Graveside

    Friday, July 31, 2020


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Judy Donahue Dwyer

July 27, 2020

May Patty Jo rest ub peace

Barb Kovats Tuttle

July 24, 2020

John and Patrick - My condolence to you and your family on the passing of your mom. Patty Jo and I were in the same class at St. Joseph Academy. I put a post about her passing in our SJA/DHS '63 alums Facebook group. Here are some of the comments from below that post = Toni DeFino Eilbert: May she rest in peace 🙏 -- Lynn Daly Lathrum: 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏 -- Mickey Chiodo Burgi: 🙏 -- Barb Comito: Patty Jo always had a smile. Rest in peace. -- Sandy Clark: Finally at rest 💖. Prayers to the family. -- Joan Hines Roper: I remember her well and always thought she was a beauty. Peace has come to her at last. May God rest her soul and grant her family consolation. RIP dear classmate. -- Gloria Conrad: 🙏🏻 -- Grace Arvidson Tanner: 🙏🙏 -- Colleen Burns Deets: Condolences to her family. Such a fun loving person! -- Linda Burnett Cain: May she rest in piece.

W. Thomas Liddell

July 23, 2020

We have lost a fine classmate.


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