Patricia Collins Boyle of Shelton, CT wife of the late James J. Boyle passed away on Wednesday June 13, 2018 in Shelton Lakes Nursing Home.
Pat was born in Meriden, CT on April 26, 1936 and was the daughter of the late Patrick and Irene (Gilmore) Collins. She graduated from Lyman Hall High School in Wallingford, CT and from St. Joseph College in West Hartford, CT with a BSN in Nursing. She also obtained her Masters Degree from both Fairfield University and Southern Connecticut State College. She was a supervisor at Fairfield VNA, an administrator of a hospice and home care program in Norwalk, CT and worked fifteen years as a senior case manager for a workers compensation corporation in Connecticut. She loved music and sang in area church and choral groups in the Fairfield County Area. She was also an animal lover who supported many animal rescue groups. Recently, she worked as a volunteer at St. Vincent’s Hospital in the Swim Across the Sound Cancer Center. Pat is survived by several loving cousins and supportive caring friends.
Friends are invited to attend a funeral on Wednesday June 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM meeting directly at St. Margaret Mary Church 50 Donovan Ln. Shelton, CT for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery 1530 Bronson Rd. Fairfield, CT. the Harding Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left on line at www.hardingfuneral.com . Contributions in memory of Pat in lieu of flowers may be made to St. Margaret Mary’s Church or Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation 103 Vision Way Bloomfield, CT 06002