A mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 24 at St. Aloysius R. C. Church for Patricia Dennis, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away June 21 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Brooklyn, Patricia was a resident of Jersey City for over 45 years prior to moving to Bedminster. An active member of St. Aloysius Parish, she was the Irishwoman of the Year in 2002 for the Knights of Columbus Council 475. She was a crossing guard for over 30 years at the corner of Belmont and West Side Avenues, where she watched over the children of St. Aloysius Grammar and High Schools. She retired in 2011.She was predeceased by her husband, John T. Dennis. She is survived by her daughter, Laura Frantz and her husband Steven. She was the grandmother of Kyle Frantz and the sister of Maureen McCann.Services arranged by the McLaughlin Funeral Home, 625 Jersey City.