Patricia “Pat” Babcock, 89, passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015 at Lima Memorial Health System.
Pat was born on February 8, 1926, in Lima, the daughter of Harold and Marie Leffler. She married Nelson V. Babcock on January 31, 1948, who predeceased her.
She is survived by her two daughters, Jan (Rick) Kuba of Waynesfield and Denise (Mark) Nielson of Cape Coral, FL and three sons, Daniel Babcock of Payson, AZ, Ren (Suzanne) Babcock of Raleigh, NC and Kevin (Jodi) Babcock of Lima; nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; two sisters- Marilyn Williams of Cuyahoga Falls and Monyeen Stout of San Jose, California.
She was proceeded in death by a brother and six sisters.
Most of all, Pat enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. She lived in Waynesfield for the past 60 years and loved and enjoyed the small town atmosphere. She was an avid reader, flower gardener and was loved by her family.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff on the fifth floor of Lima Memorial for their excellent and attentive care.
A private service will be held by the family at a later date. Internment will be at Willow Branch cemetery, Waynesfield, Ohio.
Arrangements are by Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.