Patricia Ann Fraley, 79, of Urbana, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Mercy Memorial Hospital.
Patricia was born on September 23, 1941, in Champaign County, the daughter of the late John W. and Marjorie (Blue) Spear.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Marshall; sons, Don Fraley, Jr. and Randy (Terra) Fraley; grandchildren, Randy Prater, Amanda Arvay, Dustin Truman, Betty Mattox, Tony Fraley, Jr. and Chasity Fraley; 11 great-grandchildren; nephews, LeRoy, Steve and Jeff; niece, Bertha; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Patricia is preceded in death by her daughter, Angela Truman; son, Tony Fraley, Sr.; brothers, Richard “Dick” Spear and John D. Spear; sisters, Phyllis McNeely and Dorothy Chenoweth; and grandson, Timmy Kelly.
Patricia was a dedicated member of the Catawba Christian Fellowship Church where she will be deeply missed by her church family. She enjoyed word searches and reading, but above all else, she cherished the time spent with her family. Patricia adored her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and she will be deeply missed by that many lives she touched.
Patricia’s family would like to give a special thank you to the Community Mercy Home Health Care employees, especially Missy and Penny and also to a dear friend and nurse who was always there for her and her family, Erin Nichols.
Viewing will be held on Friday, February 19, 2021 from 5-7p.m. at Walter & Lewis Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will be on Saturday, February 20 at 10:30a.m. also at the funeral home with Pastor Steve Evans officiating. Burial will follow at Kingscreek Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to her family by visiting www.walterfunerals.com.