Patrick Alexander O'GormanMay 9, 1935 ~ February 16, 2020 (age 84)
A Celebration of Life for Patrick A. O’Gorman, 84, of Norfolk, will be from 1-4 p.m., Friday, February 21, 2020, at Trinity Episcopal Church Parish Hall, in Norfolk.
Pat passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, February 16, 2020.
He was born on May 9, 1935, in Columbus, NE, the son of Patrick and Mary (MacFarlane) O’Gorman. He was raised in Norfolk, graduated from Norfolk Senior High School, in 1955, and attended Norfolk Junior College.
On February 17, 1957, Pat married Frances Barnes. The couple made Norfolk their home. He was the co-owner of Mary’s Cafe and service station. He operated Mary’s until 2003.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, their children: Mike O’Gorman, of Norfolk, Tom O’Gorman, of Norfolk, Anne (David) Holling, of Crete, NE, Dan (Marie) O’Gorman, of Glendale, CA, and Steve (Jenny) O’Gorman, Estes Park, CO; four grandchildren (Justin O’Gorman, Tyler O’Gorman, Claire Holling and Kathryn Holling); one brother, Terry (Mary Lou) O’Gorman, Dakota Dunes, SD.
Pat was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Daniel O’Gorman, Tim O’Gorman and Jim O’Gorman; two sisters: Kathleen O’Gorman and MaryAnn Jindra.
The family requests that donations be directed to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in lieu of flowers.