Patricia Waters, 86, of Miller, passed away Friday, August 26, 2016 at the Highmore Health in Highmore.
Memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday August 30, 2016 at Reck Funeral Home with Rev. Brian Jones officiating. A reception will follow at the Miller Fire Hall.
Patricia Jeanne Yost was the 3rd child of Charley and Hazel Campbell Yost on November 4, 1929. She graduated from high school and attended college; receiving her master’s in Education. She taught at area schools for many years.
Pat was a fiercely independent woman who believed strongly in the power of positive thinking. She spent her life empowering others, and she valued lifelong learning. She was deeply in love with her husband Dale.
She is survived by her granddaughter, Tiffany (Ben) WatersStone; great-grandson, Anno; her sister, Ardessa (Richard) Moser; brothers: Wilson (Iona) Yost and Charles (Kathy) Yost, sister-in-law, Norma (Edwin) Yost; and eight nieces and eight nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dale Waters; her only child, Victor Waters; parents, Charley and Hazel; her sister, Charlotte Yost Pope; her brothers: Edwin Yost and Wesley (Leta Curl) Yost; and nephews: David, Dennis, and Terry Yost.
Reck Funeral Home of Miller has been entrusted with Pat’s arrangements.