Patricia J. White

Patricia J. White

AGE: 73 • Wilmington

Patricia J. White, age 73, passed away at her home in Wilmington, DE on May 28, 2014.

Pat was born in Ashe County, NC. She graduated from Kennett High School and the Wilmington Memorial School of Nursing. Pat worked as a Registered Nurse and retired from Christiana Care. She enjoyed being in the company of family and friends, spending time at Lewes, traveling and gardening.

Pat is predeceased by her parents, Charles and Pauline Graybeal of Hamptonville, NC. She is survived by her husband, Edward C. White; son, Bruce Meinzer of CO; daughter, Jennifer Zeikus of CO; two grandchildren, Carmen and Isaiah Zeikus; and one sister, Evelyn Harper of Kennett Square. She is also survived by her six step-children, Shannon Valentine of VA, Suzette Eckhaus of MD, Sandra O'Leary of CA, Jennifer Montoya of CA; Edward C. White, Jr. of PA and Mary A. White of DE; and eight step-grandchildren, Lindsay, Catherine, Jack, Ryan, Brooke, Carper, Blake and Alex.

The family would like to thank Delaware Hospice, and especially Rene and Ukie, and the ALS Society for their wonderful care and support.

Memorial services will be held at 11 am on Wednesday June 4, 2014 at Grace Episcopal Church, 4900 Concord Pike, Wilmington. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, 2nd Floor, Newark, DE 19711 or the ALS Society, 1275 K Street NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20005.

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Published in The News Journal from May 31 to June 3, 2014