Patricia "Patti" A. Dufrane, 66, of Fairacres, entered eternal life on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. She was welcomed into Heaven by her two daughters, Martha Forest and Coleen Davis. "Patti" as she was fondly known to her family and friends, was born on October 18, 1947, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Richard and Estella Cooper Smith. Those left to mourn her passing include her loving husband of 23 years, Don Dufrane; her children, Toni Gieser (Kennie), Kayla Dufrane, Robert Dufrane (Jennifer), Jackie Dufrane and Jeff Dufrane. Other survivors include 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents. At Patti's request, no services will be held. Entrusted to Baca's Funeral Chapels of Las Cruces and Sunset Crematory. 527-2222 Your exclusive providers for "Veterans and Family Memorial Care." For online condolences log on to www.bacasfuneralchapelslascruces.com.
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Published in Las Cruces Sun-News on June 19, 2014