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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Metamora
Thursday May 12th, 2022
2:00pm - 8:00pm

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Visitation

Holy Trinity Catholic Church~Assumption
Friday May 13th, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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Mass of Christian Burial

Holy Trinity Catholic Church~Assumption
Friday May 13th, 2022
11:00am

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Patricia Ann "Patsy" Dowling

Patricia Ann Dowling passed away suddenly in her home early in the morning on Saturday May 7, 2022. Patricia (Patsy) was born on January 15, 1938 in Metamora, Ohio to Wendell and Winifred Miller. She attended Saint Mary’s of Assumption High School and graduated in 1956.

After high school, Patsy worked various accounting jobs, most notably at St. Vincent's Hospital, St. Mary’s Credit Union, and the Evergreen Community Library. 

Patsy met her husband, Patrick, in grade school. They were married on October 3, 1959. Pat and Patsy shared a love for music and sang together at Mass and countless weddings and funerals for over 60 years. 

Patsy had a love of life and was involved in numerous organizations. A devout Catholic, she was actively involved in the CWV Women's Auxiliary, the Altar Rosary Society, St. Mary’s choir, as well as played the organ for her beloved church for 60 years. 

Family and friends meant everything to Patsy; she never missed a birthday celebration, sporting event, anniversary or any reason to make memories with those she loved. She had a passion for taking photos of all the events she attended so she could relive the happiness. 

Patsy was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Tom (Nancy) Miller, Chris (LeeAnn) Miller, and her sister, Jeanne (John) Hines. 

Patsy is survived by her husband of 62 years, Patrick; her sons, Jim (Julie), Mike (Kathi), Matt (Judy) and Gary (Julie); as well as her grandchildren. Travis (Rachel), Tiffany (Tyler), Mackenzie (Marcus), Kelsey (Brandon), Jacob, Josh and Drew, as well as many cherished nieces and nephews. Patsy was beyond excited to welcome and cherish her great grandchildren, Zoey, Reese, Layla, Riley, Blake, Walker, and another one expected in June. 

Visitation will be held Thursday, May 12th from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Metamora, where a CWV Ladies Auxiliary Service will be held at 7:30 p.m.  Visitation will continue Friday, May 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Assumption, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m., with Fr. Michael Dandurand presiding. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Evergreen Community Library or the Evergreen Music Boosters.


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A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Dowling

Lisa Dowling Harman Jun 28 2022 7:21 AM

Pat, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Patsy was one of the nicest ladies I have ever known. God Bless you and your Family.

Mike Patterson May 19 2022 6:26 AM

I will always remember Patsy as a friendly person always going out of her way to ask how you were doing. She and Pat sang at our wedding! My sympathy to Pat and the family. She will surely be missed!!

Helen (Vaculik) Hesterman May 13 2022 6:41 PM

My sympathies to the Dowling family. I will fondly remember Patsy from Shuckers and many activities she attended thru the years. Always a bright spot of cheer she was!!

Kathy Curry May 13 2022 10:38 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Dowling

Josh Humberger May 12 2022 8:46 PM

Pat and Family,
How lucky was I to grow up across the street from you, Patsy and your family. So many funny, happy, loving milestones I have shared with you. I will always hold these cherished memories close to my heart. You will always be family to me.

Tom Truckor May 12 2022 6:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Dowling

Doug and Kim Ronau May 12 2022 1:31 PM

Our sincere condolences to Pat and the entire Dowling family. Patsy was a ray of sunshine to be around. She will be missed.

Craig and Gail Northcott May 12 2022 9:09 AM

Condolences to Pat and all the family. May our Loving Lord wrap His arms around Pat and all of the family for the many days and months to come.

Lynn & Judy(Barba) Ott May 12 2022 8:55 AM

Jimmy, I was so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. May you be comforted by all the great memories of being together and the laughter you shared. I’m sure she will be greatly missed by you and all your family. My sympathies.

Linda Hassen Nagy May 12 2022 8:39 AM

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