Patricia Scoggins, 77 of Springfield died at 10:20 p.m. on Monday, January 19, 2015 at Villa East Healthcare. She was born in Springfield, IL on September 26, 1937, the daughter of Joseph and Mildred Alessandrini. She married Jesse A. Scoggins on April 7, 1956 and he preceded her in death on March 13, 2006.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, and brother, Joseph Alessandrini.
Patricia is survived by her four children, Terry (Sue) Scoggins, Kevin (Barbara) Scoggins, Tim (Liz) Scoggins all of Springfield and Mari Kay (Joe) Hannah of Kernersville, NC; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins and her two cat companions, Boots and Chief.
Patricia graduated from Ursuline Academy in 1955. She was a member of St. Cabrini Church, St. Cabrini Altar and Rosary Society, where she was the past president and vice–president, and a member of the Ursuline Alumni Association. Patricia was a homemaker and was employed at Central Baptist Daycare center as a teacher’s aide and cook.
Visitation: 4-7 pm Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with a prayer service at 4 pm.
Funeral Mass: 10 am, Friday, January 23, 2015 at St. Cabrini Church with Reverend Richard Chiola officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Cabrini Church, Animal Protective League, or American Cancer Society.