SORENSEN, Anne Patricia ("Pat")
Long time Whittier resident Anne "Pat" Sorensen passed away October 27th with her children and devoted daughter-in- law by her side. Born in Los Angeles in 1924 to Ralph and Frances Cox, Pat was the oldest of six children. She attended Fairfax High, Los Angeles City College, Cal State LA and UCLA
. She married Donald F. Sorensen in 1947 and they celebrated 56 years of marriage before Don passed away in 2003.
Pat had three children she adored Diane (Ray Whitehead), Donald Jr., and Scott (Marilyn) - and three grandchildren Will, Drew and Rebecca. She and Don lived in the same home in Whittier for 55 years where countless happy memories were created. Pat was a licensed realtor and involved in the community as a member of the 'SC Dames, Whittier Junior Women's Club, Whittier Newcomers, Culinary Club, Good Time Charlies and the Whittier Child Guidance Clinic Guild. She was an active member of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church for over 60 years. She loved travel, bridge, tennis, concerts and summers on the Colorado River. She will be dearly missed by her friends and family.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, November 23 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church in Whittier. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Andrew's Church or Doctors Without Borders.