Patricia J. “Pat” Hamilton, 64, of Geneseo died on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Heartland Health Care Center, Moline. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23rd at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, 225 E. Park, St., Geneseo. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Patricia Hamilton Memorial Fund to be used for Children’s Charities.
Patricia Jane Kernan was born on Feb. 7, 1951 in Aledo, IL the daughter of James A. and Wilma “Billie” (Sperry) Kernan. She attended Aledo schools graduating from Aledo High School in 1969. On May 17, 1971 she married Jerry Hamilton in Sunbeam Presbyterian Church, rural Aledo. He survives. After 30 years Pat retired from John Deere Insurance, Moline. She also sold Avon Products for many years. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, canning and was a pilot and enjoyed flying. Pat was a very caring and giving person and loved to help others.
Survivors include her husband, Jerry, Geneseo; son, Jerry D. Hamilton, II, Green City, MO, two grandchildren, two great grandchildren; her mother, Wilma “Billie” Kernan, Aledo; four brothers, James (Marti) Kernan, Moline, Richard (Linda) Kernan, Mason, MI, Michael (Doni) Kernan, Geneseo, and Terry Kernan, Colona; sister, Robin (Brian) Days, Beardstown, IL; and a sister-in-law, Judy Mosel, Lathrop, MO. She was preceded in death by her father, and two sons, R.J. & Michael.
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