PENDERGAST, Patricia A., 64, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2013, at U.P.M.C. Presbyterian.
She was born March 17, 1949, in Morgantown, WV, and was preceded in death by her mother, Helen M. Sterling Pendergast.
She is survived by her children, Rachel L. (Todd) Weber of Powell, OH, Sarah K. (Tom) Gentile of Wintersville, OH and Chadwell N. Hogg of Martins Ferry, OH; seven grandchildren, Miranda, Brandon and Marissa Weber; Tony, Nolan and Julia Gentile and Nolan Hogg; her father, John J. Pendergast; and three brothers, Joseph (Cathy) Pendergast, Michael (Alice Marie) Pendergast and Scotty (Debbie) Pendergast.
Private family services.
In lieu of flowers, the family strongly suggests memorials be directed to either of the following charities due to the nature of Patricia's illness and the excellent quality of care she received: Pulmonary Transplant Fund of UPMC, c/o Anne Immekus; Forbes Tower Suite 8084; 3600 Forbes Avenue at Meyran, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (412) 647-2434, or Alpha-1 Foundation, 2937 SW 27th Avenue, Suite 302; Coral Gables, FL 33133; Attention: Alberta.
Arrangements by Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, Wintersville, OH
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.