Patricia Jean Wright McMullen

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By The Staff

McMullen – Patricia Jean Wright McMullen, 70, of Lubbock, died June 26, 2008, at home.

Pat was born Aug. 23, 1937, to Charles L. and Olivia Blue Wright in Lubbock, Texas. Her two children, Tina and Bob, were born in Lubbock prior to her leaving West Texas in 1963 with her husband, John, after his graduation from Tech. After a short period in Claremont, Calif., the family moved to Los Alamos in 1966.

Pat was a devoted wife, mother and homemaker who enjoyed volunteer work at Pajarito and Mountain schools, with the Helping Hands program in North Community and later worked with special needs adults from the Sheltered Workshop Program. She spent many hours with youth baseball on North Mesa. She and John moved to Las Vegas, Nev., in 1988, where they lived until they returned to Lubbock to retire in 1999.

Pat is survived by her husband of 46 years, John McMullen; her daughter, Tina Moore; son, Bob McMullen; brother, Charles L. Wright Jr.; granddaughter, Christine Stewart; grandsons, Jay Stewart and Sam McMullen; great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Stewart; and her several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A service was held at Lubbock City Cemetery Tuesday, July 1. In lieu of flowers, the National Kidney Foundation will welcome memorials. To send online condolences please go to: www.sandersfuneralhome.com.