Patsy L. Downing 1939-2018

SOUTHINGTON — Patsy Lou Downing, 78, of Southington, passed on Friday, March 2, 2018, at St. Joseph Warren Hospital.

She was born April 12, 1939, in Dover, Ohio, a daughter of the late Arthur E. Parks and the late Mardell E. Keener Parks.

She was a graduate of Leavittsburg High School class of 1957, and worked as a machine operator at Packard Electric for 30 years, retiring in 1995.

Patsy was a member of Lordstown Evangelical Lutheran Church. She loved watching NASCAR races, traveling, camping, making crafts and bingo.

Left to cherish her memories are her sisters, Sandra (Kenneth) Kohut of Niles and Marlene (Richard) Limber of Howland; brother, Arthur J. (Diane) Parks of Leavittsburg; three nephews; four nieces; 14 great-nieces and great-nephews; as well as seven great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Richard E. Lynn on June 12, 1982; and her second husband, Clarence William Downing on Oct. 21, 2009.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 9, at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where the Rev. Bill Leitch will officiate. Friends may call 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be held privately at Champion Township Cemetery, Champion.

The family requests that material contributions be made to Trumbull Mobile Meals, 323 E. Market St., Warren, OH 44481, in her memory.

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