Patricia Bridget Okerlund

Patricia Bridget Okerlund

Patricia Bridget Okerlund, 77, of Redmond passed away peacefully

in her sleep surrounded by family and friends on Thursday, November

6. Born on February 10, 1931 in Chicago, IL Pat is preceeded in death

by her husband Clarence and survived by her children Micheal Giusti

and family of Walla Walla, Mandy Giusti and family of Redmond,

Martha Songer and family of Pittsburgh, Mary Okerlund of Redmond

and Tracy Riggins and family of Seattle, her sister Barbara Finn and

10 grandchildren who brought her such pride and joy.

Pat was active with many groups and organizations throughout her

life and was an active member of St. Judes Catholic Church until her

stroke 2 years ago. She was a regular lector at the 5pm service Saturday

nights and was a founding member of the wedding committee and

prayer group. She lived her life walking in Jesus’ footsteps and now

walks beside him.

Pat has been a resident of the Rose Hill Adult Family Home and

her family would like to acknowledge and thank Veronica and Dana

for their loving care and support of Mom. You are such a blessing to

our family.

A memorial celebration mass will be held on December 18 at

11:00am at St. Judes Catholic Church.


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