Patrick Francis O'Rourke


Patrick Francis O’Rourke, 61, of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, at his residence.

He was of the Catholic faith and loved spending time with his family and the Tennessee Volunteers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Rita O’Rourke; first wife, Elizabeth “Beth” O’Rourke; daughter, Kelli Marie O’Rourke; sister, Mary McNealy; and brother, Michael O’Rourke.

He is survived by his wife, Betsy O’Rourke; daughters: Kattie O’Rourke (Eric Simonds) of Benton, and Jennifer (Jamey) Hawkins of Cleveland; siblings: Brian (Kelly) O’Rourke of Gainesville, Ga.; brother-in-law, Jimmy (Kelly) Parker; sisters-in-law: Sherri Godfrey and Susan (Ray) Crisp; grandchildren: Chaz Kaylor, Courtney Hawkins, Jamey Hawkins II and Connor Hawkins, all of Cleveland; and many loved and cherished nieces , nephews and other family members.

A private mass will be held at St. Therese Catholic Church.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Patrick, and/or your personal condolences with his family, by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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