Patricia Ann Kurtz

Apr 22, 1938 - Nov 28, 2012

Patricia Ann Kurtz, 74, residing in Huron, passed away early Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 28, 2012, in Erie County Care Facility.

Patricia was born April 22, 1938, in Sandusky, daughter of the late Lee Bennett and Josephine (Heidigger) Mears. Patricia was a 1956 graduate of Sandusky High School. She retired from Marc’s Pick-N-Pay after 30 years of service.

In her spare time, she enjoyed shopping and spending time with family and friends at any type of gathering.

Patricia is survived by her four daughters, Cheryl (Don) Weichel, of Sandusky, Teresa Strack, of Sandusky, Karen (Ron) Blankenship, of Norwalk, and Susan Akers, of Berlin Heights; nine grandchildren; 16 great-granchildren; a brother, Mike (Reba) Mears, of Sandusky; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Groff Funeral Homes and Crematory, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, where funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30. The Rev. John Mawhirter, Pastor of Zion Lutheran Church, will officiate.

Those wishing to contribute to Patricia’s memory may do so to: Erie County Care Facility, 3916 E. Perkins Ave., Huron, OH; Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, OH; and Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH.

Condolences may be shared at grofffuneralhomes.com.