Patricia R. Maryanski (nee Nilan) a/k/a "Louise" passed on February 22, 2023 at the age of 80. Patricia was preceded in death by her beloved mother, Margaret Nilan (nee Gill) and her beloved husband of 52 years, Thomas. She is survived by her loving and caring brother James (Margherite), and devoted children Lisa Tyson (Shawn) and son Jeffrey (Lasha). She is also survived by her grandchildren Noelle Lordi (Christian) and John Ryan Tyson whom she loved and adored, along with Kellie Gehring (Eric), Ross Nilan (Cybil) and Luisa Nilan, and her bestie and partner in crime, Carol Stratton a/k/a "Thelma" as well as her long time friend, Marion Spross, and many relatives.
In West Philadelphia, she was born and raised, where she attended Transfiguration Catholic School and graduated from West Catholic H.S. for Girls in 1961. Patricia worked at Dun & Bradstreet, Mifflin Machine Works and then Action Manufacturing for over 35 years until she retired in February 2022, and made many great friends along the way. Patricia was a loving, caring, generous and strong woman who survived cancer 2 times and did her best to kick its butt on the 3rd go around. She also enjoyed traveling, going on cruises and down the shore, as well as reading and watching HGTV, Jeopardy, Game of Thrones and movies… she loved that hairy Harry from Harry & the Hendersons too, along with Tom Selleck, Joe Montana and Rod Stewart, whom she saw in concert many times.
Patricia is already dearly missed by her family who will always carry her in their hearts and memories along with her many, many friends all of whom she loved and who loved her. Services are private per her wishes
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