Troy- Patricia A. Murray, 81, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 with her loving family by her side. Patricia was the daughter of the late Francis and Helen Ryan . Patricia was the devoted wife to the late Patrick R. Murray.
Patricia was born in Troy, NY and a graduate of Catholic Central High School. Patricia spent the majority of her career as a Switchboard Operator/Receptionist starting at NY Telephone Company, many years at the Doctor's and Nurses Exchange and retiring from the Latham Medical Group. Patricia loved to just hop in the car and let the road be her guide. To Patricia, family was her world and she enjoyed spending time with all of them.
Patricia is survived by her children, Sue Anne (Robert) Whitfield, Chris (Diane) Murray, Kelly (Albert) Patricelli, and Patti (Mark) Shufelt; her grandchildren, Heath Whitfield, Evan Whitfield, Crystal Bullis, Ashleigh Whitfield, Christopher Murray, Kyle Murray, Eric Patricelli, Gina Patricelli, Scott Shufelt and Toby Shufelt; her great grandchildren, Cali Bullis, Mark Bullis, Emmett Murray, Brantley Murray, Charleigh Stewart, Owen Murray and Holden Stewart; her cousin, best friend and partner-in-crime, Peggy Lagitch; and her faithful K-9 companion, Dolly.
Patricia is predeceased by her brothers, Frank, William, Daniel and Timothy Ryan.
As per Patricia's wishes, there will be no services.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Speigletown Volunteer Fire Company, 146 NY-40, Troy, NY 12182, or the Hoosic Valley Rescue Squad, 1448 NY-40, Schaghticoke, NY 12154.