Patricia Collins “Pat” Markey

September 28, 1935 - February 11, 2017
Patricia Collins “Pat” Markey

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Patricia Collins “Pat” Markey, 81, of Williamsburg, VA, left us hand in hand with the Virgin Mary on Saturday, February 11, 2017, after surviving an arduous 2 year battle with a memory loss condition complicated by other highly debilitative diseases.  She is preceded in death by her mother, Fannie Pulley Collins; and father, Richard L. Collins. Pat is survived by her husband of 60 years, Hugh Victor Markey “Vic”; sons, Paul V.  Markey (Kathy), Steven L. Markey (Sonia); brother, Richard L. Collins Jr. “Dickie”; sister, Catherine Jones “Cathy” (Robert); grandchildren, Robert Wirts (Andrea), Julie Wirts (Wolfram), Victoria Markey; great-grandchildren, Rick, Elizabeth, Christian; special friend, Robert Lust; and many other family members and friends. Pat was a Real Estate Broker for 30 plus years, she was a member of many Women’s Golf Associations, and enjoyed competitive matches and tournaments. Additionally, she volunteered her time with The Colonial Williamsburg Association.  Pat enjoyed helping others, and was a very active member of AA; where she mentored to other AA members for 15 plus years. She routinely invited many troubled souls into her home. Pat was also an avid master gardener in upper York County and James City County and a competitive duplicate bridge player who amassed masterpoints playing in many venues.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 2pm-6pm at Bucktrout Funeral Home, 4124 Ironbound Rd. Williamsburg, VA 23188. A funeral mass will be held Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 11am at St. Bede Catholic Church, 3686 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alcoholics Anonymous 4968 Euclid Rd. Virginia Beach, VA 23462, Hospice House Support Care, 4445 Powhatan Parkway Williamsburg, VA 23188, and or Saint Bede Catholic Church 3686 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188.  Online condolences may be shared at


Wednesday, February 22, 2017
11:00 AM

Saint Bede Catholic Church - Directions
3686 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188


Tuesday, February 21, 2017
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Bucktrout Funeral Home - Directions
4124 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

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  • February 17, 2017
    Leonard T. Pulley ( Boolie ) says:
    I fondly remember us playing at our Grandparents Home. We always enjoyed our Family time.

  • February 17, 2017
    The Groves says:
    We are very sorry for your loss, Bob. ✝️

  • March 10, 2017
    ystokes says:
    May God's loving kindness comfort you at this difficult time. Psalms 46:1