Funeral service for Patrick William Hourihan, 80, of Morley will be held on Monday, June 21, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. at the O’Leary Funeral Home in Canton with Morris LaFaver, officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Hourihan passed away on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at his home.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, June 21 from 12:00 noon until the time of the service.
Patrick was born on April 12, 1930 in Ogdensburg, the son of the late John and Vivian Hourihan. He attended various schools in St. Lawrence County. Patrick was in the U.S. ARMY and stationed in Korea. On October 8, 1955 he married Catherine Lewis Amo.
Patrick was employed by Kraft Foods in Canton as a cheese maker until his retirement in 1992. He enjoyed spending time with family and tinkering with old motors. He was an animal lover.
Surviving Mr. Hourihan are his wife of 54 years, Catherine; a daughter, Patricia W. Morrison of Morley; two daughters-in- law, Dawn Amo of Canton and Shirley Amo of Norfolk; and eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Mr. Hourihan was predeceased by three step-sons, William J, Derek R, and Clarence E. Amo.
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