Patricia Ann Kennedy Amos, 82, of Gloucester Point, Va., passed away on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, after a lengthy illness. Born July 2, 1939, she was the daughter of the late David and Opal Kennedy, the greatest grandparents ever. Originally from the Pittsburgh, Pa. area, Patty and Chuck relocated to Gloucester Point, in 1986, where she worked for K-Mart Corporation and Roses. She then worked as a caregiver in home-health care.
Patty’s love for crocheting presented many beautiful gifts to her family and friends to include afghans, doilies, scarves, tablecloths, Christmas stockings and many other creations. She was a longtime member of The Church of St. Therese where she served as a Eucharistic minister for some time. Patty also loved sharing her time and talents with her Theresian friends volunteering to help others.
Patty is survived by her husband, Chuck, and they were married for 65 years. She is also survived by her five children, Judy (Tom/deceased) Roman, Rebecca (Fortunato) D’Urzo, Charles (Carol/deceased) Amos, Janet (Timothy) Pribanic, and Julie Amos. Patty “Peaka,” “Grandma” “Granny” is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, T.J. (Gina) Roman, Darcy (Daniel) Carpenter, Sarah D’Urzo, Toni Ann (Nick) Tasz, Christopher (Brittany) Amos, Chuck “Luck” (Kristy) Amos, Chad Amos, Joshua (Christine) Pribanic, Jacob Pribanic, and Vincent (April) Farulli. She also has six great-grandchildren, Christopher, Tucker, Savannah, Levi, Chloe, Nicholas, and soon-to-be baby Pribanic.
Patty has one surviving sister, Nancy Kennedy Griffith, of Burgettstown, Pa., nieces, Sandy and Linda, and nephew, Michael.
The family will receive friends at Hogg Funeral Home, Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, from noon until 1:15 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, conducted by Father Gregory. Interment will be private. Services will be livestreamed for friends and beloved family unable to attend. Services may be viewed online at https://www.hoggfh.com/obituaries/Patricia-Amos-4/#!/Obituary.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Bayer Patient Advocate Foundation. Donations may be made online at www.copays.org. The family wishes to acknowledge and thank the Patient Advocate Foundation for assistance in making the Adempas drug available to Patty.
Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.