Her funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Beck Memorial Home, Bloomington. Interment will be at East Lawn Memorial Gardens, Bloomington. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Beck Memorial Home, Bloomington, is in charge of arrangements.
She was born Aug. 22, 1934, in Bloomington, daughter of Joseph Witzig and Harriet Ittenbach Witzig. She married Russell Charlett in 1962 in Bloomington. He passed away in August of 2006.
Surviving are two sons, Steve (Eileen) Charlett, Denver, Colo., and Brett (Amy) Charlett, Bloomington; one brother, Kenny (Nancy) Witzig, Marysville, Wash.; and seven grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Eric Charlett.
As a younger woman, Pat worked as an assistant to dentist Dr. Rich in Bloomington. In her married years, she and Russ ran the El Paso Cobb Co. In her later years, she was the owner/operator of the Vermillion Estates Mobile Home Park, Pontiac.
Patricia grew up on a small farm in Downs, just east of Bloomington where she learned a great love of nature. She had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh and share many stories. She was a committed wife and mother who encouraged her sons and grandchildren in their continued education and instilling in them the value of hard work.
Patricia loved her family and adored her grandsons and wants them to know she will love them all forever and ever.