Patricia ”Pat” L. Huddleston, 80, of Mattoon, IL passed away on June 11, 2016 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 on Wednesday June 15, 2016 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in the Hays Cemetery, rural Hidalgo, IL.
Pat was born on December 16, 1935 in Hidalgo, IL the daughter of Wayne and Ruby (Houser) Sowers. She married Joe Huddleston on June 1st 1953. Surviving is her husband of 63 years; sons Jeff Huddleston of Mattoon and Jon Huddleston of Mattoon; daughter Jan (Jim) Osborn of Mattoon; 8 grandchildren Shad (Laura) Huddleston, Zachariah Huddleston, Karissa (Ted) Agee, Jesse (Amanda) Osborn, Jolie Osborn, Jonda (Dennis) Sebring and Kali (Derek) Mainer; 14 great grandchildren. Pat was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Jill Brosam; Brother Wayne Dee Sowers and two sisters Jeanette and Janelle.
Pat was a Beautician for many years and a homemaker. She attended the First United Methodist Church in Mattoon; She was a member of the Mattoon Moose and Eagles. She along with Joe spent many winters in Florida. Pat’s greatest joy came from being a mom, grandmother and great-grandmother. Memorials can be made to the Donor’s Choice. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com