Patricia E. Partain, 78, a resident of McLeansboro, Illinois, passed away Monday, December 7, 2020 at the Hamilton Memorial Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in McLeansboro.
She was born September 1, 1942 in McLeansboro, IL, the daughter of the late Elmo and Margaret (Kyle) Skelton. Patricia was a home maker and a retired Bank of America employee where she worked in the Bookkeeping Dept. as well as a member of the former Broughton Baptist Church.
Patricia is survived by her husband Carroll Dean Partain of McLeansboro, IL; son Charles Dean Partain of Evansville, IN; daughter Julie Partain of McLeansboro, IL; five grandchildren: Devan (husband Dalton) Elpers, Chase (fiancée Jessey Lee) Partain, Jacob (fiancée Chelsea Lee) Kiefer, Patrick (fiancée Alexas Capps) Kiefer and Brock Bowling; three great grandchildren: Ashton and Hayden Elpers and Jace Kiefer; sister Barbara Gruppo of Weeki Wachee, FL; sister-in-law Pauline Gholson of Vienna, FL.
She was preceded in death by her aunt and uncle, Cletus and Pearlene Gross, who raised Patricia from the time she was a small child.
Graveside funeral services will be held Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Lindale Cemetery near Eldorado, IL with Rev. Robert Sefried officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 10 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro. Per CDC guidelines masks are required and social distancing will be observed.
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The Gholson Funeral Home of McLeansboro is entrusted with arrangements.