Funeral mass was held Jan. 7 at St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish at St. Elizabeth Church, Avon-by-the-Sea, for Patricia R. Grubowski 78, of Avon-by-the-Sea, formerly of Jersey City. She passed Jan. 3 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Patricia was retired from the food service industry for many years. Patricia was predeceased by her parents Ann and Frank Mastray. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Theodore A. Grubowski; her children Denise O’Keefe (John) of Howell, and Theodore A. Grubowski Jr. (Lisa) of Fruit Cove, Fla. Patricia was a grandmother to Jonathan O’Keefe (Nicole), Kerilyn O’Keefe, Jessica Grubowski, Alexa Grubowski, Brandon Grubowski and great grandmother of Kayleigh O’Keefe. She is also survived by her sisters, Joanne Sharrock (James) and Francine Fallon as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews. Services arranged by the O’Brien Funeral Home, Wall Township.