A funeral service for Patricia A. Todd, 96, of Newark, will be held Tuesday, August 21, 12:00 Noon at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home with Reverend Margaret Hawk officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Valley View Cemetery, Sarahsville, Ohio. Family will receive friends at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark, Tuesday, August 21, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon prior to the service.
Patricia passed away August 15, at Concord Manor. She was born May 1, 1922 in Columbus, OH, to the late Herbert and Marian (Steffen) Dentner. She graduated from West High School in Columbus. She was employed as a sales associate, with her last position being at Togs for Kids in Reynoldsburg.
Patricia was a member of the Eastern Star. She attended First Presbyterian Church, Newark, and MCC New Creation Church, Columbus. She was a seamstress who enjoyed crocheting, knitting, ceramics and flower gardening. She had a great love for music and in her younger years played the piano and organ.
Patricia is survived by her Sons, Kenneth Watson, of Wilmington, NC, Duane (Jean) Watson, of Wilmington, NC, Daryle (Earline) of Cypress, TX, Dean (Jennifer) of Smock, PA, and Stephen (Bryon Yaple) of Columbus; Daughter, Deborah (Robert) Blamer, of Newark, Brother, Noel Dentner, of Monroe, MI; 2 Sisters, Karen Howald, of Reynoldsburg, and Hope (Robert) Staley,of Summit Station; 12 Grandchildren, Heather, Timothy, Tracie, Tricia, Andrea, Allyson, Joseph, Rebekah, Kathleen, Jennifer, Scott and Tiffany; 21 Great Grandchildren; numerous Nieces and Nephews; and her beloved Rudy.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her children, Oscar Scott Watson, and second husband, Robert Todd. Also preceding her in death were 3 Brothers, Richard, Jack and Keith Dentner, 1 Sister, Faith Suver, and a Grandson, Travis Watson.
The family of Patricia thanks Linda and Mark Harger along with all the staff at Concord Manor, Johnstown, and the staff at Brookdale for the good care shown to their Mother.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice, 540 Office Center Place, Suite 100, Gahanna Ohio, 43230.
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