Cover photo for Patricia Joyce McKitrick's Obituary
1935 Patricia 2024

Patricia Joyce McKitrick

October 25, 1935 — January 17, 2024

Patricia Joyce McKitrick age 88, died January 17, 2024, following a sudden stroke. Born in Lamar, Colorado on October 25, 1935. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Hazel Rhudy. Pat attended Wiley High School in Wiley, Colorado. Pat was a teacher aide in the education industry for over 20 years and was a member of the bowling league, UMW, and counted the offering at church. She enjoyed spending her time ceramic painting, reading, playing board games, and watching the Broncos. Pat was friendly, opinionated, exacting, and had a strong sense of family. She was truthful, respectable, and dependable.

Pat was proceeded in death by her parents Paul and Hazel Rhudy; spouse Ronald McKitrick, and numerous family and friends. She is survived by daughters Jody (Jerry) Schamber and Teri (Frank) Novotny, sister Pauline (Bruce) Fischer, brother Donald (Marge) Rhudy, grandkids Scott Schamber, Colleen Schamber, Jeffrey Schamber, Aaron (Carrie) Novotny, Mark (Lindsey) Novotny, and Great grandchildren Cayden Novotny, and Gunnar Novotny.

Memorial Service will be held on January 26, 2024 at 1:00 pm at the Fruita United Methodist Church 405 E. Aspen Avenue Fruita, CO 81521.

Please consider making a memorial contribution in the name of Patricia McKitrick to the Fruita United Methodist Church. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patricia Joyce McKitrick, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Friday, January 26, 2024

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Mountain time)

Fruita United Methodist Church (Fruita, CO)

405 E. Aspen Ave, Fruita, CO 81521

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 174

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree