Mrs. Patricia A. Padula (Patsy Forrest), 73, of Branson, Mo., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.
Patricia Ann Padula was born Jan. 23, 1940, in Hagerstown, Md., to Austin and Vera (Myers) Forrest.
Patricia retired to Florida, then moved to Branson about five years ago.
She had attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Funkstown, Md., and Faith Life Church in Branson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph F. Padula; and her parents.
Patricia is survived by two sons and their families, Shawn Funk and Becky of Juneau, Alaska, and Scott and Rachel Funk of Branson; and six grandchildren.
Graveside memorial services will be Saturday, March 23, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.
Immediately following the memorial service, the family will receive guests at Western Sizzlin' restaurant, 17567 York Road, Hagerstown (corner of Halfway Boulevard and York Road).
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the estate to be disbursed among the grandchildren.