Glowka (Patty) - St. James
Glowka (Patty), 83, of St. James, NC, peacefully went to
be with our Lord on Friday, November 22, 2012.
Patricia was born
December 5, 1928, in Hackensack, NJ. She raised seven
children, and now has 11 grandchildren and one
great-grandchild, never missing an important family
event. Her positive attitude, enthusiastic love for golf
and strong work ethic were an inspiration to all who
knew her. Pat graduated from Hackensack High School in
1947, received her degree from Holy Name Hospital School
of Nursing and worked at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital.
Pat was an avid golfer and was a member of the Clubs at
St. James Plantation in Southport North Carolina. She
enthusiastically shared her passion for golf with family
and good friends. Pat was preceded in death by her
husband, Edmund Glowka; parents, Francis and Catherine
Hagerty; and Brother Francis Hagerty Jr.
Pat is survived by her California siblings, Richard
Hagerty and Kathleen Hagerty Johnston, seven children,
John F. Gregg, Paul L. Gregg, Peter K. Gregg, Dorothy
Gregg Mercier, Catherine Gregg Weisnicht, James B. Gregg
and Thaddeus B. Gregg, 11 grandchildren, Laurel Gregg
Teräväinen, Chelsea Gregg, Francis Mercier, Michelle
Mercier, Roland Mercier, Gregg Weisnicht, James
Weisnicht, Patricia Weisnicht, Samantha Gregg, Olivia
Gregg and the awesome Henry Gregg, plus one beautiful
great-grandchild Carter Mercier.
A memorial service will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic
Church in Southport NC, at 5269 Dosher Cut off SE,
Southport, NC, on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 11:00
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of
Patricia Glowka to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 5269
Dosher Cut off SE, Southport NC 28461 and Lower Cape
Fear Hospice & Life Care Center, 955 Mercy Lane,
Bolivia, NC 28422.
& White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport