PIPER CITY — Patricia "Patsy" Ruddy, 71, of Piper City, died at 1:45 a.m. Wednesday (Jan. 28, 2015) at Piper City Rehab and Living Center.
Her funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Peter Catholic Church in Piper City with the Rev. Rey Treyes officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Piper City. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Reilly-Redenius Funeral Home in Piper City, with a prayer service at 3:30 p.m. Memorials may be made to Piper City Rehab and Living Center or to St. Peter Catholic Church.
Patsy was born June 27, 1943, in Pontiac, to Ralph and Marie O'Mara Ruddy. Her childhood was spent in Piper City. Patsy was raised by her aunt and uncle, Nora and Raymond O'Mara. She worked for several years at ARC in Watseka.
She is survived by her brother, Joe F. (Mary A.) Ruddy, Pontiac.
Patsy was preceded in death by her parents; aunt and uncle, Nora and Raymond O'Mara; and aunt, Peg O'Mara Koehn.
She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Piper City. Patsy loved coloring and collecting watches. She had a wonderful life with wonderful care.
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