August 8, 1924 ~ November 5, 2020
Born in: Minneapolis, MN
Resided in: Pueblo, CO
Service for Robert John “Pat” O’Callaghan:
Robert John (Pat) O’Callaghan, 96, passed away Nov. 5, 2020. Survived by his children, Mike (Paula) O’Callaghan, Eddie (Patty) O’Callaghan, Cathy Black, Diana O’Callaghan, Robert G. O’Callaghan and Danny (Christine) O’Callaghan. Preceded in death by wife, Julie O’Callaghan; sister, Dorothy Krusic; and parents, Robert D. and Clara O’Callaghan. Pat was born on Aug. 8, 1924, in Minneapolis, Minn.
Pat has a deep love for God. He was a devoted Catholic, husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was self-employed as both an attorney and real estate broker. He enjoyed community service and volunteered for such causes as the Pueblo Catholic Diocese, HARP project by the City of Pueblo, Homes for Senior Citizens project, Pueblo Board of Realtors (Realtor of the Year in 1981), Pueblo Elks (Past Exalted Ruler in Rangely), politics, various charities and local business organizations. Listed in Who’s Who in America for attorneys, enjoyed big band swing music, ancestral history, photography, dancing, the Broadmoor Hotel, daily church Mass, HARP river walks, football, coffee shops, restaurants and family gatherings. Pat was a member of the Colorado Bar Association, Colorado and National Association of Realtors, Pueblo Elks, and Irish Club. He served in the Navy in WWII (1942 to 1946) and also Air Force Reserve until 1952, graduated from Drake University in Des Moines, Denver University Law School in 1951 when also admitted to the bar.
Due to capacity restrictions, there will be no public funeral service or viewing. A Rosary and Mass will be made available through this web site starting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov.20, 2020. All are welcome to join in on the live stream or view the recording later.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sacred Heart Cathedral, 414 W. 11th Street, Pueblo, CO 81003