Hansen-Spear Funeral Home – Quincy, Illinois

Patricia “Pat” McIntire

Patricia Ann “Pat” McIntire, age 76, of Quincy, died on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 2:32 a.m. in Good Samaritan Home.

Patricia McIntirePat was born January 11, 1942 in Quincy, Illinois, the daughter of Logan E.and Hazel Grace Alexander (Bryant) Easley. On June 20, 1959 she married Larry John Frey in Liberty, IL, they were divorced and he preceded her in death in 1997. On June 4, 1989 she married Bert McIntire. He preceded her in death April 1998.

Pat attended Central Union one room school house for three years then went to Liberty Grade School. She graduated from Liberty High School in 1959. Later in life, when her children were in their teens, she continued her education at John Wood Community College and Quincy University. Pat received her Master’s Degree from Truman State Univeristy.

Pat became an elementary school teacher working 25 years for the Liberty Schools, District #2. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Plainville, IL, Zion Lutheran Church of Liberty, IL, and Calvary Baptist Church of Quincy. She also, was a member of Home Extension of Plainville/Burton Unit, and Liberty Teacher’s Retirement Group. Pat’s hobbies included; seamstress, watercolor painting, crafts, playing the piano and singing, reading, repairing dolls, baking and cooking, and loved animals.

Survivors include: three sons, Kevin (Sheila) Frey, Greg (Suzanne) Frey, and Chad Frey; five grandchildren, Emma Frey, Johnny Frey, Daisy Frey, Nathan Frey, and Ethan Frey; a step grandson, Brandon Jude; her brother, Bill Alexander; a sister, Mary Lenz; and a close friend and cousin, Shirley Johnson.

In addition to her husbands, Patricia was preceded in death by her parents and a brother in infancy.

Services: 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Jul11, 2018 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois

Visitation: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.

Memorials: Liberty Schools District #2.


Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.

  1. So sorry to hear about Pat. I loved her from the moment i met her. She will always be Aunt Pat. Prayers.
    Mary Etta Dunmire

  2. Uncle Bill and Aunt Shirley, I am so sorry for your loss. May God grant you comfort and peace during your time of loss and sorrow.

  3. I’m sorry to hear about Pat. She was married to my Uncle Bert. Condolences to her family.

  4. Pat was a close friend of our family and we treasure her lovely hand made cards. Students remember her as a loving and kind teacher. She was a woman of strong faith who dearly loved her family. We will miss you, Pat.

  5. Kevin, Greg, and Chad,: I am saddened upon hearing of the passing of your mother. She was truly a wonderful lady and friend. Liberty was fortunate to have called her one of their own. She will be missed by many. You and your families are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

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