BONNE TERRE — Dorothy Louise Patt of Bonne Terre, passed away October 4, 2010 at Parkland Health Center in Farmington at the age of 78.
She was born September 27, 1932 in Bonne Terre Missouri. She was a member of the Fairview Baptist Church; loved gardening, raising and canning her own vegetables and fruits. She was a loving Grandmother and Great-grandmother to her four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and became a mother to many other area children.
She was preceded by her parents, Edward and “Mattie” (Byington) Humphrey; husband, Leeroy Patt; two brothers, Thomas Humphrey and Earl Humphrey.
Dorothy is survived by her son, Roy Patt and wife Myra of Bonne Terre; daughter, Nancy Mann of Bonne Terre; four grandchildren, Amy Barbee and husband Aaron, Renee Gravatt & fiance’ William, Jill Brewer and husband Joey, Daniel Mann; four great-grandchildren, Hailey, Morgan, Aidan, and Gracie; brother, Clarence Humprey and wife Neomia of Salem; sister-in-law, Judy Humprey of St. Charles; also several nieces, nephews, other family members, friends and neighbors.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. Wednesday (October 6, 2010) at C. Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home in Desloge. Services are 11 a.m. Thursday (October 7, 2010) at C. Z. Boyer & Son Chapel with Rev. Charles Smith officiating. Interment in Pigg Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Foundation or Kidney Foundation.