WEST PEORIA - Patricia A. McCool, 65, of West Peoria passed away at 4:24 p.m. Thursday, June 26, 2014, at her home, with her family by her side.
She was born Feb. 1, 1949, in Rockingham, N.C., to Tobe and Juliamae Parker. She married David McCool in South Carolina on Jan. 6, 1967. He survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Karen (Don) Simpson and Kristie (Chad) Ferguson; five grandchildren, Donald Wayne Simpson II and Alexa, Tyler, Katie and Jake Ferguson; two brothers; and three sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and one sister.
Patricia had worked as a CNA at Sharon Health Care in Peoria.
She loved to play bingo and spend time with her family.
Cremation has been accorded. Private services will be held at a later date.
Schmidt-Haller Burial and Cremation Services in Peoria is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to donor's choice.