Patrick J. “Uncle Pat” Corrigan

HUDSON FALLS – Pa-trick J. “Uncle Pat” Corrigan, 73, of Grove Avenue, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013, at the Glens Falls Hospital, after a short illness.

Born on May 17, 1939, in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late Archie and Alice (Sullivan) Corrigan.

Pat attended Hudson Falls High School and served in the United States Army.

For 20 years he owned and operated Corrigan’s Barbershop in Hudson Falls. He retired from barbering and opened Uncle Pat’s Sub Shop at the same location. He operated that business for another 23 years and then finally retired. Pat was known for his Irish humor and was a goodhearted, kind soul.

Pat was a communicant of St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church in Hudson Falls.

In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his wife, Darlene (La-Point) Corrigan; a son, Tim Corrigan; two brothers: Robert Corrigan and William Corrigan; and a sister-in-law, Susan Corrigan.

Survivors include his children: Colleen Holden and her husband, Jay of South Carolina, and Daniel Corrigan and his wife, Violet, also of South Carolina; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a sister, Kay Williamson and her husband, Ron of Argyle; and a brother, Tom Corrigan of Glen Lake; three step-children: Raymond VanNess and his wife, Jean of Randolph, Phyllis VanGuilder and her husband, Richard of Hudson Falls and Mary Harrington of Hudson Falls; and several nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church, on the park in Hudson Falls with the Rev. Thomas Babiuch, pastor of-ficiating.

Following the Funeral Mass, all are welcome to a gathering at McManus Hall, located next to St. Mary’s/St. Paul’s Church.

The Rite of Committal will take place later in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery on Burgoyne Avenue in the town of Fort Edward.

Pat’s family suggests that memorial donations in his memory be made to the American Cancer Society, Mount Royal Plaza, 959 State Route 9, Queensbury, NY 12804 or the Alzheimer’s Association 4 Pinewest Plaza, Suite 405, Albany, NY 12205.

Condolences may be made by emailing carleton-funeralhome@gmail.com.