Mary Catherine Patty, 88, of Parker City, IN passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 3, 2018 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital of Muncie, IN. She was born October 12, 1929 in Selma, IN the daughter of Herman and Lillian (Hardcastle) Hall. She was a 1947 graduate of Selma High School.
Mary retired in 1982 after more than 25 years as a bookkeeper with Industrial Trust Bank of Muncie, IN. She attended Antioch Church of Losantville, IN. She and her husband were able to share many wonderful adventures together, traveling to Europe, Mexico, Canada and All 50 states. She was an avid dancer, challenger her partners to Square Dancing, Ball Room Dancing & Round Dancing.
She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband, Howard C. Patty; two sons, Jerry of Parker City, IN and Larry J. of Muncie, IN; a sister, Helen Ruble of Province Springs, FL; three grandchildren, Mary Ann Hines (husband, Tony) of Muncie, IN, Jamie Michael Patty of Dunkirk, IN and Travis Jacob Patty of Parker City, IN; and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Robert, Charles and Jack; and two sisters, Martha and Betty.
A service to celebrate Mary’s life will be 10 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2018 at Thornburg Memorial Chapel of Parker City, IN, with Pastor David Crawl officiating. Burial will follow in Buena Vista Cemetery of Unionport, IN. Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 8th, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonshookfuneralhomes.com.
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