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“So very sorry for your loss. God bless and give you strength. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Gallinati

“Pat will be truly missed. He always got me to laugh when I needed it. I am glad to have gotten the chance to meet him and spend time with him the...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“sorry for your loss pat was a very nice man,he was pleasant to everyone ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: bob (dad)

“Tracey so very sorry for your loss I have you and all your family in my prayers ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Debbie Mason

“I know in my heart that you will always be watching over your children and grandchildren along side your wife. You are now their guardian angel that...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Tracie Vaughn

“My thoughts and prayers are with the McGovern Family, in this time of sorrow. Pat was a great guy, loved to see him laugh, smile, got along with...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Tina Zinda

“My heart goes out to his children and grandchildren. Sorry for your loss and know you now have another angel looking down on you. I know it's a sad...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Susanne, Richard and Austin Gonka

“My hear goes out to his children and grandchildren. Sorry for your loss and know you now have another angel looking down on you. I know it's a sad...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Susanne, Richard and Austin Gonka

“We will miss you Pat. You were such a great guy. We were so lucky to get to know you. Rip Pat. You'll always be missed forever and never forgotten. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Tracy

“Rip pat you were a great person u will be dearly missed ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Pam

“I Will miss dad so much he was there for me just like a father would have been after my dad passed away and I will miss and always have him in my...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Colleen

“So sorry for your loss. Pat was a very nice man. He will be missed. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Michael Zinda


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Patrick J. McGovern, age 69, of McHenry, died Sunday, August 6, 2017, at JourneyCare in Woodstock. He was born January 4, 1948 in Chicago to John and Elizabeth (O'Brien) McGovern. Patrick was a resident of McHenry since 2011, and formerly was a longtime resident of the Round Lake area. Prior to retiring, Patrick enjoyed a career spanning over 40 years in the printing industry. He was employed by Lake County Press in Park City. As a change of pace before retiring, he also was a part-time associate at Home Depot, working in the plumbing department. Favorite pastimes during his lifetime included archery and golfing. Most of all, he enjoyed being able to spend time with his grandchildren. Survivors include two children, Tracy (William) Hunt and Sean (Diana) McGovern; his partner, Eileen Johnson; six grandchildren, Nicholas Hunt, Daniel Hunt, Jackson Jaehnig, Samantha McGovern, Bryan McGovern, and Ethan McGovern; and his brother, Terry (Sharon) McGovern. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Barbara, on February 19, 2005. Friends may visit with his family from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050. The memorial service will be at 8 p.m. in the funeral home. For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for his family.

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