Patricia Jane Dant

Patricia Jane Dant

BUCYRUS: Patricia Jane Dant, 63 of Bucyrus passed away at 2:10 am Monday in Heartland of Bucyrus.

Pat was born October 5, 1949 in Galion to the late Franklin W. and Nora Mae (Hammond) Myers. She was married May 27, 1967 to Jack L. Dant who survives. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by son in law David Swartz.

Patricia is also survived by daughters Linda Swartz and Pam Steward both of Bucyrus; grandchildren David (Katie) Swartz, IL, Ryan Oswald, Bucyrus, Amber Swartz, Virginia, Autumn Swartz, Bucyrus, and Natasha and Brittany Vanicheck both of Bucyrus, Jonathan and Jaleesa Frye; great grandchildren Rosalin, Alison, and Grace; brother Franklin Myers, Jr., Bucyrus; sisters Ada (Sherman) Jarvis, Edna Myers, Mary Shelt, Joyce (Mike) Dewiel, and Debra (James) Banks; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Patricia was a homemaker and especially liked to visit with people and play bingo.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday at 2:00 pm in the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home with Rev. Don Neumann officiating, burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4-6 pm.

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Published in the Telegraph-Forum on Jan. 8, 2013