Joseph Patrick McEvoy

Joseph Patrick McEvoy, 82, of Leavenworth, died, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at his home. He was born Aug. 17, 1936, the son of LeRoy and Corine (Gallagher) McEvoy.

Joseph Patrick McEvoy

On Oct. 28, 2000, Pat married Penny McEvoy in Leavenworth, Kan. She survives at the home. He is also survived by two children, Cheryl McEvoy of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Shawn McEvoy of Leavenworth; two step-children, Michelle Walker of Lansing, Kan., and Lee Dancer of Leavenworth; two sisters, Mary L. Gast of Maryville, Mo., and Betty Ann McEvoy of San Diego, Calif.; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Pat was preceded in death by his first wife, Rosemarie Heintzelman McEvoy; his parents; and a brother, Edward McEvoy.

He served as President for the F.O.E. 55.

A special thank you to Jessica, Christina, Shay, Jennifer and all of Asana Hospice.

Visitation beginning with the Rosary will be from 4 to 6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m., Monday, at Sacred Heart Church at Kickapoo, with Fr. David McEvoy, O.Carm. and Fr. William McEvoy as celebrants. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart at Kickapoo Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Asana Hospice and Palliative Care or Sacred Heart Catholic Church at Kickapoo.