Amanda Jo Poole Patterson

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Amanda Jo Poole Patterson, 34, of Springfield, died at 11:48 p.m., Friday, April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. She was born Aug. 28, 1979, in Springfield to Denise Miller Poole.

Survivors include one son, Caleb James Patterson, of Springfield; one daughter, Carly Marie Mickelson, of Morris; her parents, Denise (Dennis Hammer) Box of Jacksonville and James W. Patterson of Springfield; two sisters, Nichole (Johnny) Hester of Jacksonville and Brandy (Kenny) Rubalcaba of Apache Junction, Ariz.; grandparents, Donna K. (Paul) Lane of Springfield and Dorvin L. (Paulette) Miller of Decatur; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Joshua W. Patterson; grandparents, Lottie A. Patterson and James W. Patterson, Sr.; one uncle, Kevin J. Patterson and her great-grandparents.

Amanda was Crew Chief at McDonald's on Clearlake Avenue.

She loved taking her son to car shows, watching movies and enjoyed her job. She enjoyed reading, was an avid boxing fan and loved her dog, Sadie.

Visitation: 11 a.m.–1 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Josh Sabo officiating. Burial will follow at Zion Cemetery in Lincoln.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Family of Amanda (Poole) Patterson, c/o Marine Bank.

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