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Patricia Corrigan-Burk

October 29, 1942 October 15, 2015
Patricia Corrigan-Burk
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Patricia Corrigan- Burk, 72, of Metamora formerly of Utica passed away at 6:35 PM, Thursday, October 15th, in her residence
Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 20th in St. Mary's Church in Utica with Msgr. James Swaner officiating
Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery
Visitation will be in the church from 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Burgess Funeral Home in Utica in charge of arrangements
Born on October 29, 1942 in Chicago to Adolph and Alice (Gaull) Hauptman
On August 23, 1997 Patricia Hauptman Corrigan became the bride of Gerald L. Burk. The couple honeymooned in Tortola English Virgin Islands
Patricia was a very creative woman who loved to cross stitch, sew and knit. She gave many of her beautiful works to family and friends as gifts. She was a dedicated Mother, Wife and Nurse working for Mendota Hospital for 15 years and IVCH for 6 before retiritng, and also worked for LaSalle County Historical Society Museum
Patricia and Patrick Corrigan were married on September 21, 1963 until his tragic passing on Augurst 9, 1993. Their union created 4 children Maripat (Tom) Olson, Sean (Lori) Corrigan, Jami (Ed) Valenzuela, Patrick Brendan Corrigan and 6 Grandchildren
She also was a kind and loving Step mother to 5 Stepchildren Karen (Rick) Sronce, Kevin (Mary Ann) Burk, Kathy Arnold, Mary (Jeff) Nonnemacher and Sue (Dave) Elbert. 15 Step grandchildren and 21 Great Step Grandchildren
Also survived by 1 Sister Debbie (Mark) Bierbom
Preceded in death by Husband Patrick, Parents, Step Father, 1 Sister in infancy, and 3 Step Grandsons
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to St. Mary's Church and Unity Point Hospice Peoria
Online Condolences may be expressed at
Pallbearers will be Sean and Brendan Corrigan, Caden Valenzuela, Kevin and Pat Corrigan, and Ryan Foster
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