Patricia "Pat" Treadway Oliver

Lynchburg, Virginia

May 18, 1936 – Jan 29, 2015 (Age 78)


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Patricia (Pat) Treadway Oliver, 78, of Lynchburg, VA and formerly of Morganton, passed away Thursday January 29, 2015 at her home with her family and her dog, Molly, by her side. Patricia was graduated from Valdese High School in Valdese. She established and managed The Travel Gallery in Morganton, where she worked for more than 25 years until she retired in 1988. She loved traveling and traveled the world with her dear husband, Richard. She particularly enjoyed traveling to South Africa and Hawaii. Patricia is survived by her husband of 27 years, Dr. Richard Oliver, and her four children and their spouses; Kevin Robbins, Tracy Setzer and wife, Teresa, Scott Setzer and wife, Toy, Kim Angermeier and husband, Tom; three grandchildren, Tashia McKinney, Todd Setzer and Luke Setzer; two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Dalton McKinney; her brother Leroy Treadway and wife, Diann, and Leon Treadway and wife, Joan; also a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Belle Treadway and her sister, Doris Zimmerman. A special thanks to Debbie Haithcock and the caregivers at Home Instead Senior Care and the staff at the Summit Rehabilitation Center in Lynchburg. The family received friends in Lynchburg from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. Monday, February 2, 2015 at Tharp Funeral Home and a celebration of her life service was held at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Services in North Carolina will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday February 5, 2015 at Heritage Funeral Services in Valdese. Interment will follow in Burke Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11:00 a.m. at Heritage Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, donations can made to American Cancer Society, 2840 Electric Rd., Suite 106A, Roanoke, VA 24018 and Lynchburg Humane Society, 3305 Naval Reserve Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24501. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, along with Heritage Funeral Service, Valdese. Condolences may be sent to or

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