|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1952, USA|
|Death: ||Aug. 8, 2008|
West Virginia, USA
McKay, Lt. Col. Patrick James (USMC ret.), age 56 of Scott Depot, WV (formerly of Paden City, WV) passed away August 8, 2008 in Charleston, WV.
Pat was born February 2, 1952 to the late Owen Edward and Hope Postlethwait McKay.
Following graduation from the United States Naval Academy in 1974, Lt. Col. McKay spent 20 years proudly serving our country in the United States Marine Corp. He attended the Catholic Church of the Ascension in Hurricane, WV.
He leaves behind his loving and devoted wife, Paula Smith McKay, two daughters, Leann Nicole and Patricia Ann and a granddaughter, Kaylee. He is also survived by his siblings Owen (Sara) McKay of Princeton, Tom (Erline) McKay of Knoxville, TN, Eileen (Doug) Miller of New Martinsville, Cora (Scott) Bowers of Paden City, Frank (Stephanie) McKay of Paden City, Florence (Steve) Zucker of Sardis, Ohio, Mary (Tim) Yoho of Paden City, Mike McKay of Paden City and his step-mother, Joann McKay of Belpre, Ohio.
Friends received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. August 11 at the Jarvis Funeral Home, Paden City, WV. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday-August 12 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, New Martinsville with Father Stephen Vallelonga as celebrant.
Interment Paden Memorial Gardens, Paden City, WV
Full military graveside services will be conducted by American Legion Post #86 of Paden City, American Legion Post #28 of New Martinsville, American Legion Post #87 of Sistersville and VFW Post #6327 of Sistersville.
Paden Memorial Gardens
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Dan Knowlton
Record added: Sep 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29562636
Thank you for your great service in preserving our country's freedoms. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace knowing that you truly embodied the ideals of "Duty, Honor, Country."|
Charles A. Lewis
Added: Jun. 9, 2012
Rest in peace, Pat, and thank you for your service to our great country.|
Added: Jan. 14, 2012