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Patricia J. (Hogan) Arthur

June 21, 1939 ~ March 23, 2018 (age 78)

Patricia J. (Hogan) Arthur, 78, passed away peacefully March 23, 2018, with her family by her side in Framingham, MA.

A lifelong resident of Framingham, Patricia graduated from Framingham High School in 1957 where she enjoyed being a cheerleader. She married her high school sweetheart and husband of 58 years, Thomas Arthur (of Natick). Patricia was a homemaker while also enjoying long careers at Filenes and TJ Maxx.  

Her interests included family, especially her grandchildren, great grandson and of course the family dog Sugar. She loved her yearly vacations to Aruba and Cape Cod and always wanted to share this time with family and friends.  She was selfless and devoted much of her time to family members, always saying “The kids come first”.

Patricia is survived by her husband, Thomas; her 4 sisters, Elaine, Lois, Marilyn and Maureen; Son, Thomas and wife Donna; 2 daughters, Kimberly Kindberg and her late husband Peter and Jillene Tolan and husband Jeff; 7 grandchildren, Shane, Jarred, Brittany, Dylan, Ryan, Lindsey, Jake; and great-grandson, Declan.

Family and friends will honor and remember Patricia’s life by gathering for a time of visitation in the McCarthy, McKinney & Lawler Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln St., Framingham, on Thursday March 29th from 9 – 10:45 A.M. Her funeral service will follow in the funeral home at 11 o’clock.  Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Patricia’s name to the Framingham Heart Study, 73 Mt. Wayte Ave., Framingham, MA 01702,


Donations may be made to:

Framingham Heart Study
73 Mt. Wayte Ave., Framingham MA 01702

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