Patricia (Patty) Crawford
Marquez, 69, passed away on, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 at the VNACharlierHospiceCenter, in Evansville.
She was born on Oct. 31, 1942 in New HavenConn. the daughter of Vaughn Emerson and Mary Julia (Chumbler) Crawford.
She is survived by her
husband, of 46 years, Donald of Patoka; son, Lawrence E. and his wife, Jane
Marquez of Collierville, Tenn.; daughter, L. Lynn and her husband, Todd Poole
of Lancaster, Pa.; sister Linda J. DeFrancesco and
her husband, Anthony of Bondville, Vt..; three
granddaughters, Emily and Kendall Marquez and Emily Poole; as well as five
nieces and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by
Patty was a devoted Christian
and attended the PatokaUnitedMethodistChurch. She retired as a school psychologist from the North
and South Knox School Corporations. She was an avid gardener and possessed a
passion for travel. Since her retirement she had traveled extensively both
within the United
and abroad. She visited most of western and northern Europe,
Australia and Peru as well as all 50 of the US states. She loved to plan and organize the many trips
she took, and generally traveled independently from group tours, preferring to
travel with family and close friends. Her passing leaves a tremendous void in
the lives of many.
Services will be Wednesday,
Oct. 3, at at Holders Funeral Home
in Owensville with Daniel Peyton officiating. Burial will follow in the BethelCemetery in Owensville.
Visitation will be Tuesday,
Oct. 2, from at the