Patricia Mary Sheehan, RN, BSN, CRN, CRRN, ARN, died peacefully at home in Habersham under the diligent care of Caroline Hospice on March 19, 2019.\nPatricia, who preferred to be called Pat, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on June 8, 1946 to Margaret \n(nee Fitzgibbon) and John F. Madden, both deceased, as well as her brother Francis who died many years ago.\nPat attended St. Savior's High School under the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namors followed by enrollment in St. Vincent Hospital School of Nursing in Manhattan. She received her cap from the late Francis Cardinal Spellman at St. Patrick's Cathedral in May, 1965. She worked in the hospital as a charge nurse as well as taught nursing. She moved to New Jersey in 1975 after her marriage to her childhood sweetheart and next-door neighbor. She then joined JFK Medical Center in Edison as their Rehabilitation Coordinator for several years until a change in career paths, and a move to Westfield, N.J., she found herself in the insurance industry as a Catastrophic Case Manager. Her last position was with the Hanover Insurance Co, which lasted for many years.\nIn addition to living in Westfield, Pat and her husband also owned a home on Long Beach Island, N.J. for 18 wonderful years. In 2004-05 they decided to build their retirement home in Beaufort, S.C. In the early days of her retirement, Pat was very active in her community and also worked for DHEC as a Disaster Control Medical Coordinator for Beaufort County.\nIn addition to her husband, Robert, Pat leaves behind her daughter, Christine, and son-in-law, Pablo Villagra of Yorktown, Va. Also, three grandchildren, Gabriel, Caleb, and baby Cecelia Marie, all of whom she cherished.\nGraveside funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 2:00pm in St. Peter's Historic Graveyard.\nIn lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to Friends of Caroline Hospice 1110 13th Street, Port Royal, SC 29935. Flowers are discouraged.