Patricia Johnston O’Hearne
Patricia Johnston O’Hearne a native of Long Island was born in 1938. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1959 from Barry University. She was a member of the Tara Singers which were Barry College women who gave concerts at Barry and for the community from the 1940’s through the 1960’s. She served as Director of Barry University Board of Directors in 1969.
In 1986, her husband, David O’Hearne established the Patricia Johnston O’Hearne Endowed Scholarship as a surprise gift for their 25th wedding anniversary. They were married on August 29, 1961. The Patricia O’Hearne Endowed Scholarship will assist deserving Barry University undergraduate students attending the College of Arts and Sciences and graduate students in any Barry University graduate program.