Dorothy Patrick

PATRICK, Dorothy Pauline “Dot,” 81, of Weirton, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2014, at Weirton Medical Center.

She was born on August 7, 1932, in New Cumberland, WV, to Mary Lohr and Clarence Robb. On September 3, 1955, she was joined in marriage to Ralph J. Patrick Jr.

Dorothy was employed as a nurses’ aide for Weirton General Hospital. She was a member of the Kings Creek Union Chapel and The Ladies Aide Auxillary of Kings Creek Union Chapel. She was also a member of WAARS and the Weirton Kiwanis, and was an avid bowler.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy is preceeded in death by her husband, Ralph J. Patrick Jr., and her sister, Betty Smith.

Surviving are her daughters, Dottie Sue Stewart of Missouri and Peggy Patrick Grisham of Weirton; sons, Ron (Opey) Patrick and his wife, Linda of Weirton and John Patrick and his wife Vicki of Weirton; brother Bill Robb and his wife Lois of New Manchester, WV; grandchildren, Brittney (Robert) Cole, Ron Patrick, Keith (Carrie) Patrick, Lindsay (Trevor) McKnight, Rachel Patrick, Kaitlyn Patrick, Elizabeth Stewart, Tyler Stewart, Brandon Weghorst and Erin Weghorst; and great-grandchildren, Rylie, Skyler, Jayna, Blaze, Dillon, Gavin, Parker and Ava. Also surviving is her beloved cat, Daisey.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, January 15, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Steel and Wolfe Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, where funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 16, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Darrell Maze officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV.

Memorial donations may be made in honor of Dorothy to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

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