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Patricia Irene McDow

Passed 07/13/2020

Obituary for Patricia Irene McDow

It is with broken hearts and great sadness that we announce the passing of Patricia Irene McDow at the age of 62, from Dartmouth, NS on July 13th, 2020.

She was the daughter of the late Harris McDow and Violet Murphy McDow.

She is survived by her daughter Nicole McDow (Ralph Boyd), Sisters Wanda (Harold) Butler, Karen (Derek) Smith, Betty-Ann (Kevin DeCoff) McDow and Tammy (Mike Hickey) McDow. Nieces: Amanda, Melissa. Nephews: Craig, Justin ,Corey, and many cousins.

She will be sadly missed by her best friend and partner Kenneth Rolfe whom she had a very special bond with, Patricia and Kenny met at the age of 13, they made many memories together over the years. Patricia had one grandson Leland Boyd, he put the sparkle in her eyes and gave her the strength to battle cancer as long as she did.

Patricia was born in Chezzetcook and worked many years for the Halifax Regional School Board.

Cremation has taken place. At Patricia's request there will be no service.

Rest in peace Trisha you were one of a kind, forever in our hearts.

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So sorry to hear about Trish we had some good times
- Charles Grady
Wanda, Karen, Betty Ann, Tammy, Amanda & families.......it's many years since we have seen Patricia, but we remember her as a cute, skinny little kid, full of fun and laughter! We are so sorry for her loss and send heartfelt sympathy to you all. XX00 Raymond & Barb Victor
- Barb Victor
I was saddened to hear of Trish's passing. She will be missed. She was kind, caring and thoughtful. We had some good times. Rest in peace Trish.
- Cindy Kelly
I just wanted to say how sorry I am to hear of Patricia's passing. I knew Patricia during the time (a very long time ago....) when I was hanging around with her sister, Wanda. Please know that I am thinking of the whole family and I give hugs to all of you. xoxoxo
- Doreen Cordeiro
One of a kind, spirited, humorous, honest, caring and beautiful - all words that come to mind when I think of Trisha. And, I can still hear her infectious laugh in my head. We had some good times - ones I will always remember from my childhood. No more pain and suffering. Reunited with Violet and Harris for eternity. Our sincere condolences. Please know we are only a phone call away should you need anything. Love you, RIP Trisha. xo
- Darlene Huntley
Sincere condolence to Patricia's family. Patricia was one of a kind and will be remembered as a very good friend of the Kelly family of Rodney Road, Dartmouth. RIP, Patricia. Peace to your family.
- Jack Kelly
Nikki, and Family. I met Trish Back In the real early 90s. first as a neighbour and then Fast friends, and even after I came home to NB, I always enjoyed when we could visit each other or our phone chats, I will miss her Dearly. I hope she now rests in Comfort and eternal peace Trish, til we meet again. one love.xo
- Lindsay
Trish was my best friend.... a chosen sister. I am missing our phone calls so very much. So many laughs and memories shared over the past few months. As sick as she was with the cancer, she was strong, hopeful, and fought as hard as she could. Our days together remain in my heart and mind. I miss her so very much. She was my rock during difficult times in my life, and I will never forget how much her being there helped me to overcome past challenges. Trish was an angel who walked the earth. Truly a huge loss to all who knew and loved her.
- Carolyn Power
My sincere sympathies to all the family, RIP Patricia, no more suffering.
- Rita Amyotte
Tammy, Betty and family, i'm so sorry for your loss! Trisha was one of a kind, always made me laugh and usually never a dull moment when being around her! You always knew where you stood with Trisha, good, bad or indifferent......she had a fierceness about her that was unwavering! You will truly be missed...rest in peace Trisha....Xo!
- Sandi Murphy

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