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Patricia A. Brannigan

Patricia A. 'Patt' Brannigan passed away unexpectedly Friday, April 24, 2015, following a fall, surrounded by her loving family at Aria Torresdale Hospital.

Pat was preceded in death by her parents, James E. and Edna T. (Yost) Brannigan; and a brother, James P. Brannigan.

She was a lifelong Bristol resident, attending St. Mark and St. Ephrem Elementary schools and Bristol High School.

She was employed by DaVon Photo and Jones of New York. She also tended bar at the V.F.W. Terchon Post No. 5542, and the Bristol Elks No. 970. Pat was a member of the Bristol Moose Lodge and the Ancient Order of Hibernians.

Pat is survived by her twin daughters, Dawn Brannigan Craig and her husband, James, of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and Dana Spero and her husband, Timothy, of West Mount Airy, Philadelphia; and her adorable, loving grandchildren, Avery Claire Craig and Oliver George Craig. She also is survived by her life partner of 22 years, James Dansbury; her eight siblings, Jim and Pearl Brannigan, Kate and Kip McCue, Dennis Brannigan, Edna and Howard Freeze, Kevin and Annette Brannigan, Margaret Basmajian, George Brannigan and Monica and Rick Irvin; and 12 nieces and nephews; 16 great-nieces and nephews; several cousins; her Aunt Mary Roarty and Uncle Robert, and Annamae Yost.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 30, at St. Mark Church, 1025 Radcliffe St., Bristol, Pa. 19007. Interment will be in St. Mark Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, at Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe St., Bristol Borough.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mark Church at the above address.Wade Funeral Home, Bristol Borough.