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Obituary: O’Grady, Kevin P.

O’GRADY, Kevin P. Kevin “Pat” Patrick O’Grady 73, loved by family and friends, passed away December 4th after compli- cations while battling cancer. Born in Ottawa, Illinois, Kevin lived in Washington state most of his life, namely Spokane. He proudly served the U.S. Air Force and continued a passion for aerospace throughout his life. Kevin married Sheila Adams (preceded in death May 2011), his wife of 35 years in June 1976 in Wenatchee, WA. Together they raised daughters, Shana and Elizabeth. Kevin was an expert upholsterer taking pride in his work. His talent will be missed. He was involved in car clubs satisfying his passion for classic cars. Other passions were golf, history and Pug dogs, his favorite being his own, “Pie”. Kevin is preceded in death by parents, John and Elizabeth; siblings, Mary Kathleen, Bob and Mike. Kevin is survived by daughters, Shana and Elizabeth; siblings, Hank and Donna; grand- children Dalton, Madison, Mackenzie, Layla and David; great-grand- child Jaxon, and dear companion, Nell Van Lear. The family thanks the UWMC for their attentive treatment and compassion for Kevin. “We love you googleplex Dad” A celebration of life will be held in Spokane January 20, contact for details.


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