Wadsworth, OH


Patrick Allen Tighe, 73, of Medina, Ohio, peacefully passed away on September 22, 2023 surrounded by loved ones.
Pat was the third of eight children born to Ray and Laura Tighe in Wadsworth, Ohio. A track star in high school, Pat was also a talented artist and musician. He excelled academically and acquired a Bachelor of Science degree from Kent State University. He met Diane, the love of his life, in college. They had two beloved children, Sydney and Patrick.
After graduation, Pat went on to a storied career in Risk Management where he worked with major companies to assess and contain their corporate risk. He also worked on some of the largest projects in the US and abroad, including the “Big Dig” Tunnel Project in Boston.
Pat was known for his caring nature, love of large family gatherings, great hugs, and laughter. He was predeceased by his beautiful daughter, Sydney; his parents, Ray and Laura Tighe, and his youngest brother, George. He is survived by his wife, Diane; wonderful son, Patrick; and his siblings, Michael (Billie); Joseph; James (Nancy); Larry; Barbara (Derek); and Cathy and by many nephews and nieces.
There will be private burial at Reid Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to ALS Association.