Insane — but only for a bit

November 29, 2012

Patricia A. Williams, 85, of Delaware, passed away on June 10, 2011 in Bend, Oregon.

Patricia was born Oct. 27, 1925 in Mansfield to Clarence and Hazel (Hosler) Yoakam. She was a member of the Delaware Eastern Star; she also enjoyed spending time with her family, playing cards and fishing.

Patricia is survived by her two daughters, Linda G. McKee of Bend, Oregon, and Cynthia A.( Chuck) Moore; two stepdaughters, Barbara J. Waldrop of Columbus and Patricia L. Linden of Columbus; three grandchildren, Melissa Stuman, Shawn Morris and David Bailey; a step-grandchild, Alyssa Lawrence; two great-grandchildren, Elise and Ethan; a step-great-grandchild, Shayla; and a nephew; Daniel (Jeanne) Yoakam of Marion.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold L. Williams; and brother, Donald Yoakam.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 29, at Oak Grove Cemetery. To share a memory of Patricia or to express a condolence to the family please visit