BURLINGTON - Jean "Pat" Cates Wagoner, 75, went home to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 at the Hospice Home, surrounded by her family.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late Daniel William Wagoner.
Pat was a member of St. Mark's Church and a retiree of Lucent Technologies, Guilford Center. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Surviving are son, Robert William Wagoner; daughter, Bari Lynn Prevatte; grandson/adopted son, Christopher Shea Wagoner; granddaughters, Harli Prevatte, Ashley Matkins, Emma Wagoner; great-grandson, Brayden Wagoner; and brother, William "Bill" Cates and wife Jane Isley Cates.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, Garland Arthur Cates and Margie Lloyd Cates; and her beloved daughter, Dana Kay Wagoner.
The funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at 2 p.m. at St. Mark's Church by the Rev. Bob Disher and Dr. Dale Steele and the burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory and at other times at the home.
Pat's family expresses their appreciation to the many caring doctors, nurses and volunteers of the ARMC Cancer Center and to Pat's church family, classmates, co-workers and friends for the prayers, cards and compassion shown to Pat during her lengthy illness.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215 or St. Mark's Church Cemetery Fund, 1230 St. Marks Church Road, Burlington, NC 27215.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com