Patrick David Gilligan, 58, of Portsmouth, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Southern Ohio Medical Center’s Emergency Room.
He was born February 8, 1960 in Columbus, Ohio, a son of the late Charles Martin and Virginia Ann Core Gilligan.
Patrick was a hub manager for Ryder Trucking Co. in Columbus, a US Navy veteran, and a 1979 Columbus Eastmoor High School graduate.
He is survived by his loving companion of 22 ½ years, David Wayne Bishop Gilligan of Portsmouth; four brothers, Michael (Liz) Gilligan of Plano, Texas, Daniel (Leslie) Gilligan of Pickerington, Gregory Gilligan of Richmond, Virginia, and Mark (Barbara) Gilligan of Pickerington; and 11 nieces and nephews.
Patrick was also preceded in death by one nephew.
A Celebration of Life by friends and family will be held at noon, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville. Presentation of the flag will be performed by the William A. Baker Post of the American Legion. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in White Cemetery at a later date. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and an hour before the celebration Wednesday at the funeral home.