Obituary of Patricia Kathleen Reynolds
Patricia Kathleen Murphy (Jerome) Reynolds
Patricia passed away peacefully at home March 25, 2023 under the care of Hospice. She was born July 29, 1940 and grew up in Bay City, Michigan with five siblings. Pat graduated from T.L. Handy High School in 1958 starting out her career as a hairdresser while she worked in computer programing with her father in a local General Motors plant. She soon began her own Data Keypunching business in her home expanding to a larger business to begin teaching many in this career. Always having a good business mind later she created another business “Meeting World” traveling the world enjoying so many beautiful places. Her favorite place was China for shopping, London for Christmastime.
Pat was always taking her younger siblings on adventures for a day trip, we loved going to the beach because she would get a bag of chips and a six pack of pop always feeling so special with her.
Pat married Jerry Jerome and they had two children. Later she married George F. Reynolds living in Prescott Valley, AZ until George’s passing.
Pat was predeceased by her two husbands, both parents Martha M. (Daeschlein) Beagle and James P. Murphy. Brother Fredrick James Murphy, a niece Julie A. Atkins.
Surviving are her two sons, John F. Jerome and Jeffrey Janelle(Thornton)A. Jerome, two grandchildren Ryan & Laureen Jerome, Elizabeth & Dan Hess. Four Great-grandchildren, Connor Jerome, Tara Jerome, Rowan Hess and Bodhi Hess.
Siblings Michael R. Beagle, Peggy & Rick Fork, Carol J. West, and Catherine S. Beagle. Sister-in-law Gloria J. Murphy Petska. Several nieces and nephews.
At Patricia’s request, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Hall of Flame Museum Phoenix, AZ.
Interment will be at a later date in Prescott, AZ where she will be placed with her husband George Reynolds in the National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Aviant Hospice Phoenix Gilbert, AZ. Or the Hall of Flame Museum Phoenix, AZ. firstname.lastname@example.org .