Patricia I. (Long) Diamond, 72, of Birdsboro went to her heavenly home on Friday, September 16, 2022. Born in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late Paul D. and Elizabeth (Cazzoli) Long. Patricia was the loving wife of Barry Diamond, together they shared 50 years of marriage. She graduated from Wilson High School in 1968 and continued her education at Muhlenberg College and was a graduate of The Worship Center Bible School. Patricia co-owned and worked as office manager for Diamond Realty Inspections. She was a member of Grace Church in Mohnton. Patricia and Barry loved to travel. The place that Patricia felt most connected with was Israel. She had a deep love for God and the Jewish people. Pat led many Bible studies and sang on the worship team for many years. She also enjoyed cooking for her family and had a great love for dogs.
Patricia is survived by her loving husband, Barry Diamond, of Birdsboro and her nephew Lyam. She is preceded in death by her brother, Paul “Dan” D. Long.
A Memorial Service will be held at Grace Church, 622 Old Lancaster Pike, Shillington, on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 10:30 am. The family will receive friends and relatives on Saturday, September 24th at Grace Church from 10:00 am to 10:30 am. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in honor of Mrs. Patricia I. Diamond to Animal Rescue League of Berks County, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508 or to Pre-Born, P.O. Box 78221, Indianapolis, IN 46278. Bean Funeral Homes, Shillington is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.beanfuneralhomes.com.