PAT ROYCE Pat Royce, 72 of Orland passed away on August 18, 2013. Born April 3, 1941 in Wellington, Texas. Attended Orland High School and graduated in 1960. She married Robert "Bob" Royce on June 17, 1960 and resided in Orland with her two children. She worked at Duche Nut Company for a couple of years in the early 70's. She ran the home office for her husband business, Bob Royce Plumbing. Pat and her husband were members of Orland Eagles. First Baptist Church Ladies Circle. She enjoyed crocheting blankets for her friends, kids and grandkids. She was an avid reader and a movie enthusiast. She loved socializing with her friends and participating in local events. Survivors: Her son Randy Royce and his wife Kris Royce and their five kids: Matthew, Elyse, Jonathon, Kjelsea and Joshua. Her daughter Kim Royce-Johnson and her husband Phillip Johnson and their kids Haily and Royce. Also survived by several nieces/nephews and great nieces/nephews and great-great nieces/nephews. Visitation will be held Friday, Aug. 23 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at F.D. Sweet & Son Motuary, 825 A St., Orland, CA. Services will be held Saturday, August 24 at Orland Federated Church at 11:00 am and a potluck reception following at the Glenn County Fairgrounds.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Aug. 21, 2013