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Patricia Ann Hegarty

Four Oaks, NC: Mrs. Patricia Ann “Patty” Hegarty, age 79, passed away on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Johnson UNC Health Center in Smithfield, NC. A Private Service will be held.

Mrs. Hegarty was born on June 18, 1941 in New York to the late Herman and Nora Hall Penttila. She was a retired Teacher’s Assistant and was also a homemaker. She was loved by all her family.

Surviving include her husband of 58 years, William Thomas Hegarty; son, Mark Hegarty and wife, Cheryl Hegarty; daughter, Lisa Hegarty; four grandchildren, Jennifer, Brian, Evan and Connor.

The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers.

Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks, NC.

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We are so very sorry to hear this news. We have many fond memories of Pat with her infectious smile and love of people. She was a special person! Please accept our love and prayers.
Karen and George DeRousie

Karen and George DeRousie Jul 2 2021 12:50 PM

To all the Hegary family,
Brenda and I send our sincere condolences for your loss. Patty always brightened everyone's day. The bright shining light of her smiling presence will be missed.. Keep smiling ... that is her legacy. Burt Alm

Burt Alm Jul 2 2021 12:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Hegarty

Tobi Wolf Jun 13 2021 12:55 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Hegarty

Ginny and Tom Miles Jun 8 2021 4:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Hegarty

Mary and Harry Sharp Jun 3 2021 11:00 AM

So sad to hear of the passing of Patty! She was a delightful, shining star... always ready to help out, or lift your spirits... and the laugh, or I might want to add, the giggle...Rest In Peace... love and prayers to Bill, Mark, Lisa, and families.❤️🙏😘

Mary and Harry Sharp Jun 3 2021 10:58 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Hegarty

David Dennis Jun 3 2021 6:16 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Hegarty

Jeff Gordon Jun 2 2021 8:47 PM

My heart breaks. The world lost a bright smiling light. I can hear her laugh, a great reminder. Sending so much love to each of you.

Jennifer Bednarz Lohr Jun 2 2021 5:01 PM

Pat was our neighbor and co worker for many years. We have many fond memories! Prayers to the family!

Joan and Don Haury Jun 2 2021 9:37 AM

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