Marrilee (Pat) Woodfill

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Marrilee (Pat) Woodfill, 76, formerly of Nevada, Mo., passed away on Friday, July 16, 2010, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law in Prosper, Texas. She was born on Feb. 6, 1934, in Rich Hill, Mo., to Harvey and Thelma Sivils. On Oct. 24, 1953, she was married to Robert L. Woodfill.

Pat graduated from Nevada High School in 1951. She worked for the Social Security Office in Nevada for many years. She was the co-owner and operator of Haden's Clothing Store for seven years. She was a charter member of the Dianas MFWC, PEO, Research Club and a member of the First Christian Church in Nevada.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Woodfill, of Prosper, Texas; four daughters and their spouses, Lee Ann and Myles Mitchell, Mary Pat and Scott Rosenthal, Susan Siracusa, and Mindy and Jay Chism; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two nephews. Pat was preceded in death by her parents, and one sister, Shirley Fisk.

Graveside services will be held at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, at Newton Burial Park, Nevada, with pastor Bill Platt officiating.

Friends may call from now until 8 p.m., Wednesday, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may contribute to the Barone Alzheimer's Care Center or the First Christian Church of Nevada, in care of Ferry Funeral Home, 301 S. Washington, Nevada, Mo. 64772.

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