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Aug. 31, 1942—Aug. 21, 2019

Patricia Anne Hogan, 76, passed away on Aug. 21, 2019, at Community Home Health & Hospice due to complications related to senile dementia. Patricia was born Aug. 31, 1942, in Battle Creek, MI, to Eleanor and John McCarthy. She lived in Longview for 21 years and worked as a legal secretary. Patricia’s favorite pastimes were gardening, the arts, traveling, socializing with family and friends and raising Airedale Terriers.

Patricia was married to Dennis Garten in 1961 and divorced in 1978 after 17 years of marriage. She married Tom Hogan in 1984 and they were married for 35 years. She is survived by her husband Tom, of Longview; son Joseph Gartin, of Ashburn, VA; daughters Stephanie Gartin, of Vancouver, WA, and Jennifer Gartin-O’Beirne, of Reston, VA; grandchildren Audrey O’Beirne, Henry O’Beirne, Kate Gartin and Colleen Gartin; and a brother, John McCarthy. She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Barbara Bryant and son Stewart Gartin.

Patricia graduated from Bishop Blanchet High School in Seattle, WA. She was a member of First Christian Church in Longview. Patricia was a fiercely independent, passionate, hard-working, generous, caring and loving woman who possessed a wonderful sense of humor and great loyalty to family and friends.

Patricia’s interment will be at Willamette National Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Sept. 30, 2019. A memorial luncheon will be held after.

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