Patricia A. George 1946-2021

AUSTINTOWN — Patricia “Patti” A. George, 74, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at Mercy Health-St. Elizabeth Boardman Hospital.

Patti was born Aug. 7, 1946, in Youngstown, a daughter of Joseph and Ruth Shea Herdman, and was a lifelong area resident.

She was a graduate of Chaney High School and St. Elizabeth School of Nursing. She was a retired registered nurse and spent her career at St. Elizabeth Medical Centers in both downtown Youngstown and in Boardman. She was highly regarded in her field.

Patricia is survived by her husband of more than 52 years, Robert F. George; two sons, Robert J. George and his spouse, Theresa, and Patrick George; four grandchildren, Ryan George, Andrew George, Matthew George and Bryse George; a sister, Mary Jo Herdman; three brothers, Timothy Herdman, Michael Herdman and James Herdman; a brother-in-law, Brian P. George; and two sisters-in-law, Kathy Gondel and Colleen O’Dea and her husband, Gene.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Herdman; a brother, Bruce Herdman, and his wife, Connie, and their daughter, Brook; a niece, Nicole Herdman; and her brother-in-law, Thomas Gondel.

Patti enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren, who were the highlight of her life. She lived and full and fruitful life, always sharing her love and kindness with those she touched. Patti was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother and nurse who will be missed by all that had the privilege of knowing and loving her.

Family and friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 14, 2021, at the Fox Funeral Home, 4700 Market St., Boardman.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated by the Rev. Leo J. Wehrlin at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 15, 2021, at St. Christine Church, 3165 S. Schenley Ave., Youngstown 44511.

Due to our current health crisis, COVID-19, everyone in attendance is asked to please wear a face mask and to maintain all social distancing guidelines mandated by the state of Ohio (stay 6-feet apart and please do not linger) thank you.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Edward J. Fox & Sons Funeral Home, 4700 Market St., Boardman.

Family and friends of Patti may visit www.foxfuneralhome.org to view this obituary and send condolences to the George Family.

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