Patricia Shapiro

FAIRBORN – Patricia (Pat) Louise Patrick Shapiro passed away peacefully February 27, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton after a brief illness. Patricia was born March 5, 1937 in Dayton Ohio, the daughter of William and Emily (Howell) Patrick. The family relocated to Fairborn Ohio when she was very young and she considered herself a life long resident of Fairborn. Patricia was a graduate of the Fairborn High School class of 1955. During her life she was involved in many service activities some of which include, Dayton Children's Hospital Twigs, Beta Sigma Phi sorority, Fairborn Alumni Association and the Fairborn Theatre/Fairborn Performing Arts Center. For many years she served as foster parent for children in need. Patricia was retired from Civil Service at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Safety Office. She was also the owner of Pat Shapiro Trucking Company. She was preceded in death by her father William, mother Emily and an infant son David. She is survived by two sons Allan Shapiro of Fairborn and Brian (Linda) Shapiro of Athens Ohio, her grandson Daniel Shapiro of Cincinnati Ohio, her granddaughter Stephanie Shapiro of Arlington Virginia, her loving fiancé Johnnie Moody, her sister Mary Rhoades of Leesburg Florida, her brother Bill Patrick of Fairborn, her nieces and nephews and many dear friends. A graveside service will be held at Fairfield Cemetery, Fairborn Ohio, at 10:00 AM on March 3, 2014. In lieu of flowers friends and family are asked to consider a donation to Hospice of Dayton to assist them in their continued service to the community. Online condolences can be made to the family at

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Burcham Jennings Funeral Home
119 East Main Street Fairborn, OH 45324
(937) 878-0711
Published in Fairborn Daily Herald from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28, 2014