Patricia Blakeley

Patricia Blakeley, 67, of Colorado Springs, passed away on December 23, 2012. Born on May 11, 1945 in New York City to William and Dorothy (Shea) Radigan, Patricia moved her family to Colorado Springs in 1983. She spent most of her working career in Human Resources and retired from the Colorado Springs Police Department. Patricia is preceded in death by her parents and grandson, Brandon Blakeley. She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Gale (husband, James Gale), her son Kevin Blakeley (wife, Mychele Blakeley), her brother James Radigan (wife, Lois Radigan) and her 4 granddaughters, Taylor, Kaitlyn, Emily and Ella. Patricia was a wonderful, loving, kind, generous mother and grandmother. Her grandchildren were the light of her life and brought her immense joy. A memorial mass will be held at 10:00am on Friday, January 4th at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 22 West Kiowa Street, Colorado Springs. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, gifts be made to the Patricia Blakeley Memorial Fund with Wells Fargo Bank, that will benefit the organizations close to Patricia's heart - the Denver Make a Wish Chapter and the Denver Ronald McDonald House. Online condolences at


Published in The Gazette on Jan. 2, 2013