Pat Royce, 72, of Orland, Calif. passed away on Aug. 18, 2013 at Enloe Hospital in Chico. She was born on April 3, 1941 in Wellington, Texas. She attended Orland High school and graduated in 1960.
Pat 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 Croshaying 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.
She is survived by 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. Pat is also survived by several nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; and great-great nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, August 23 at F.D. Sweet & Son Mortuary, 825 A St., Orland, CA. A Service will take place Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Orland Federated Church at 11:00 a.m. and potluck reception following at the Glenn County Fairgrounds.