Patricia A. Berkeley

Passed 05/13/2023


Obituary For Patricia A. Berkeley

Patricia A. (Shea) Berkeley of Rockland, formerly of Cambridge, passed surrounded by her family on May 12th, 2023, after a brief illness.

She was the daughter of the late James F. Shea and the late Rita (Bushlow) Shea.

A devoted wife of the late Robert (Bob) Berkeley and loving mother of the late John Berkeley and his wife Lois of Bellingham, late Robert Berkeley and Christine Berkeley and her companion Fred Anzivino of Rockland.

She was the loving grandmother to Madison, Taylor, Eric, Mallory and Zachary. Sister to Kathleen Kissin of Maryland. Also survived by several brothers and sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.

Pat was a Eucharist Minister at Holy Family Church and brought communion to the homebound and to many nursing homes in Rockland. She was also a lector at church for over 3 years. She regularly donated blood at Children's Hospital and participated in many walks for The Jimmy Fund, Multiple Sclerosis and the Heart Association.

Pat worked as a secretary, drove a school bus in Rockland, was a Patriot Ledger carrier and was a receptionist at South Shore Rehab. until her retirement. She enjoyed going to Dunkin Donuts with her church friends for coffee.

Pat’s family welcomes friends and loved ones to celebrate Patricia’s life on Wednesday May 24th from 4-7pm at Magoun Biggins Funeral Home, 135 Union St, Rockland MA 02370. A funeral Mass will be held on Thursday May 25th at 9 AM at Holy Family Church, 403 Union St, Rockland MA, 02370

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  • 05/25/2023

    Pat...I can't thank you enough for all that you did for my mother Shirley Swinamer over these last few years, you were a true friend and I rested easier knowing that you were in my mothers life. Rest in Peace!

  • 05/24/2023

    Pat and I delivered the Patriot Ledger for many years and kept each other company waiting for the papers on cold, dreary mornings. Pat was a treasure. A special friend and fellow Holy Family parishioner. My sincere condolences to the entire family. Rest in sweet peace, Pat

  • 05/23/2023

    To the Family of Patricia i am sorry for your loss may God bless and be with you at this Time . i know Pat from Holy Family Church. when she Served on Friday mornings . Pat may you now be resting in the arms of Jesus .

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