March 18, 1952 ~ September 12, 2019
Patricia Hayduk McCormack passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the Masonic Hospice Care unit after a long struggle with MS. Pat was predeceased by her loving husband Thomas M. McCormack, and her parents, Margaret and Edward Hayduk. She is survived by her son Michael Thomas McCormack of Wallingford, and her brothers Richard Hayduk of Scottsdale, AZ and Robert Hayduk of Sacramento, CA. She also leaves several nieces and nephews, including Chrissy Ghiasi of Hawaii and Stacey Hayduk of Florida, her goddaughter Brittany Galbraith of Bristol, and Michael Galbraith of Florida. Her family would like to thank her long-term caregiver and friend Toni Ramos, and her longtime friend Mary Ann Galbraith for all of their help and support. Pat enjoyed a rewarding career at AT&T for 30 years, working in various roles as both management and non-management. She was a person of many skills, such as organic gardening, interior decorating, and cooking. She was always very active in the community. Her gregarious personality drew various types of people to her side. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, September 18th at 12:00 p.m. at Grace & St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 2927 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT. Parking is available across the street. A celebration of her life will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in Pat's memory may be made to the National MS Society, P.O. Box 4527, New York, NY 10163. Arrangements are in care of Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, Hamden.