Mary Patricia Hodgins, age 56, of McHenry, died January 20, 2015, at her home. Mary Pat was born on January 9th 1959, at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore Maryland to the late Richard & Betty (Willis) Kilroy.
She attended Adlai E. Stevenson High School in Prairie View IL, where she met her high school sweetheart and future husband, Jeffrey N. Hodgins.
Mary Pat was last employed by Allied Services Division of the Transportation Communications Union, where she spent a good portion of her working responsibilities as an administrative assistant to the GST, as well as other prior positions for the Union Pacific Railroad & transportation industry.
Mary Pat loved to read through the newspaper every day and help wake up her grandchildren for school. She also loved to vacation in Ocean City, MD, or simply bask in the sun. She also thoroughly enjoyed spending time with her family and many friends.
Patty is survived by her adoring husband of 27 years, Jeffrey N. Hodgins. She was a loving mother to Lindsay M. Hodgins and proud grandmother of Killian & Kaylie Jae; the beloved sister of Earl and Pat (Scally) Hines; Maggie Kilroy & Rebecca Moscoso; Cassie Kilroy & Jerry Thompson; Rich & Nancy (Dooley) Kilroy; Annie Kilroy & Ross Campbell. She was loved by her brother- in laws, Jim, Jack & Jerry and their spouses, Mary Jean, Lin, and Mary Jo, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. She will be missed by all her family & friends!
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Friends may visit with her family from 1 to 3 p.m. Her Celebration of Life will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday January 31st 2015, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
For information please call the Funeral Home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for her family.