Patricia A. "Patty" Schipper, 84

Patricia A. "Patty" Schipper, 84, of Wabash, passed away on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021 at her residence.  Patty was born on Feb. 12, 1937, in Arkansas, to the late Homer and Bernice Snow.

Patty was a Peru High School graduate.  She married James G. Schipper on July 27, 1956; he passed away on Feb. 3, 2003.  Patty attended Faith Baptist Church in Wabash.  She loved shopping at Goodwill, but most importantly, Patty loved her family and especially her grandchildren.

Patty is survived by her two daughters, Monica (Kevin) Coon, of Wabash and Stacy Jamerson, of Peru; four grandsons, Joshua (Nicole) Coon, Dustin Schipper, Blake Jamerson and Matthew Jamerson; three granddaughters, Jamie Coon, Linda Johnson and Michelle Johnson; and four great-grandchildren, Trey Coon, Allie Coon, James Schipper and Makala Schipper. 

She is preceded in death by one brother, Carl Snow; and two sisters, Clara Siegfred and Erlene Smith.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at McDonald Funeral Homes, Wabash.  Burial will follow at Memorial Lawns Cemetery in Wabash.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to Lighthouse Mission of Wabash County, 806 N Cass St, Wabash, IN, 46992.

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Posted on 2021 Feb 22