Patricia Wilcox, 84

Patricia Jean Wilcox, 84, passed away at 2:25 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, at Wellbrooke of Wabash in Wabash.

She was born to the late John Francis and Velda Virginia (Winslow) Bott on March 15, 1931, in Marion. She was a graduate from St. Paul’s High School. Patricia married John E. Wilcox on Aug. 15, 1966, he passed away on Sept. 26, 2014.

She retired from Wabash County Hospital as a pharmacy technician. Patricia was a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church of Wabash.

Patricia is survived by her children, Daniel Lee Wilcox of Cincinnati, Ohio, Pamela Jean Driscoll (Daniel) and Terri Lynn Wendt both of Wabash, Nancy Anne Reynolds of Marion, and DeWayne Eugene Wilcox of Wabash; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Andrea Aust, two brothers, John and Richard Bott and a sister, Mary Virginia Lake.

Mass of a Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 207 N. Cass St., Wabash, with Father Sextus Don officiating. Burial will follow at Falls Cemetery in Wabash. Preferred memorials are directed to Wabash County Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Ave., Wabash, IN 46992. Visitation for family and friends will be from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash. Rosary will be at 5:30 p.m.

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Posted on 2016 Feb 25