Patricia Lewis(1934 - 2013)

Patricia Yvonne Lewis

SHELBY: Patricia Yvonne Lewis, 79, of Shelby, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2013, following a short illness.

Patricia was born on March 9, 1934, in Queenborough Kent, England to Harold and Gladys Whiting. She was an L.P.N. and worked as a nurse for many years in the Mansfield area. She enjoyed sewing, dancing, knitting, swimming, and bingo, and loved her family.

She is survived by four children, Susan (Richard) Lyons of Mansfield, Stephen (Brenda) Lewis of Shelby, Sherry Lewis Blust of Key West, FA, and Sharon Gorrell Lewis of Mansfield; eleven grandchildren, Trina, John Paul, Steven, Wesley, Matthew, Jonathan, Krystal, Mariah, Timmy, Travis and Tyler; eighteen great-grandchildren; and three siblings, Audrey Whiting of Alliante, Spain, Raymond Whiting of Somerset, England, and Doug Whiting of Queenborough Kent, England.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents and one great-grandson Jarrett Bo Lyons.

Calling hours will be from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Saturday, January 12, 2013, at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (St. Rt. 430E), Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 5:00 p.m.

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Published in the News Journal on Jan. 10, 2013