Eileen ''Pat'' Quinn, nee Ahern, beloved wife and favorite sparring partner of Thomas P. Quinn; loving mother of Michael (Michelle) Quinn, Mary (Kevin) McGowan, Janet (Dick) Kerkstra, Jorje (Buck) Buchanan, Sharon (Rob) Dixon, Kathy (Steve) Gaydos, Dan (Lynn) Quinn and Paul (Colleen) Quinn; loving grandmother of Casey, Dan and Amy Kerkstra, Shannon Quinn, Chris and Sean Buchanan, Lauren, Jillian and Jeffrey Gaydos and Patrick, Kevin, Conor and Jack Quinn; beloved great-grandmother of Katie, Jimmy and Marie Kerkstra; cherished daughter of the late Michael and Mary Catherine Ahern; loving sister of Dolores (the late Robert) Quinn, the late Jack (Grace) Ahern, William (Virginia) Ahern, Joseph (the late Eileen) Ahern and Josephine Ahern; fond sister-in-law of James and Ellen Quinn and the late Deacon Gene (Mary Ellen) Quinn; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday from 3 to 9 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, 9 a.m. from the Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Home, 9000 W. 151st Street, Orland Park, to St. Catherine of Alexandria Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Good Shepherd Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Gateway Chapter, 77 West Port Plaza, Suite 101, St. Louis, MO 63146, would be appreciated. www.sheehyfh.com. 708-857-7878. Published in the Chicago Tribune on 4/16/2006.