Sunshine Notes


Age 74 of Collingswood


Peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sept. 25, 2015;  beloved wife of Ronald J. Bandock for 54 years;   mother of Melissa of Cherry Hill & Pamela of Collingswood;  sister of John Fallon of Los Angeles, CA.


Pat was a proud graduate of Collingswood High School Class of ’59, who bled “Blue & Gold”. She  was a secretary at the High School for 28 years. Pat was on the Executive Committee of the Collingswood High School Athletic Hall of Fame for 25 years and was also an inductee.  Pat’s many interests included: reading, Girl Scouts, gardening, animals, bird watching, cooking, traveling & lighthouses.  Pat & Ron have been to over 3,100 lighthouses and were docents at Sandy Hook.  They also helped restore various lighthouses.


Relatives & friends are invited to celebrate Pat’s life Thursday 6-8 PM  and Friday 10 AM to Noon in BLAKE-DOYLE FUNERAL HOME, 226 W. Collings Ave., Collingswood.  Memorial Service will follow on Friday at Noon.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Pat’s memory be offered to Collingswood H. S. Athletic Hall of Fame, PO Box 512, Collingswood, NJ 08108 or U.S. Lighthouse Society, 9005 Point No Point Road NE, Hansville, WA 98340.

Richard Veit

The society is sorry to report the passing of our esteemed colleague, board member, volunteer and friend.
This was unexpected news
to all of us in the society. Our thoughts and prayers go out out Elinor and her family.

The visitation/service was February 3rd  at 'Church of the Assumption', 146 Pitney Road, Galloway NJ

In lieu of flowers, Elinor requested a donation be made to the Absecon Lighthouse at:
Absecon Lighthouse
 31 South Rhode Island Avenue
 Atlantic City, N.J. 08401

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