Patricia A. Elmore
Patricia A. Elmore, 87, of Springfield, died at Villa Health Care East at 2:24 pm, Sunday, April 29, 2018. She was born on January 11, 1931 in Springfield to Marion Franklin and Gladys (Crane) Greer. She married I.J. Elmore and they were together for 65 years before he passed on July 1, 2015.
Also preceding her in death are her parents and two brothers, Bob and John Greer.
Survivors include three children, Robert (Linda) Elmore, Deborah (Bill) Hamm and Janet (Jay) Grim all of Springfield; seven grandchildren, Decky, Misse, Lance, Amanda, Mathew, Jennifer and Jessica; four great-grandchildren, Branson, Seth, Sloan, and Parker; one brother, Richard (Marg) Greer of Springfield; one sister, Mary Lou Traylor of Springfield; two sisters-in-law, Julie Greer and Genny Greer, and several nieces and nephews.
Patricia retired from Sears for the automotive retail/customer service previously working at Sandy’s, Kresge’s and Goldblatt’s.
Patricia loved to crochet, read romance novels, watch Shark Tank and play bingo. She especially loved spending time with her family.
Visitation: 5 pm – 7 pm, Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Friday, May 4, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Pastor Bennie Fisher officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Protective League or to Disabled American Veterans.