Patricia A. Archer

Patricia Archer OBIT

Patricia A. Archer, 85, of Waxhachie, Texas, and formerly of Indian Lake, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018,  at her residence.

Pat was born Aug. 8, 1933, in Sidney, a daughter of the late James and Mary Shank Anderson. On Dec. 11, 1955, she married Richard L. “Moose” Archer Sr. and he preceded her in death May 24, 1986. She was also preceded in death death by a son, Rick; daughter, Vicky; and three brothers, Bud, Dale and Jon.

She is survived by a son, Tim (Jennifer) Archer of West Liberty; and a daughter-in-law, Melody Archer of Bellefontaine; nine grandchildren, Sam, Matt, Brooke, Dusty, Adam, Stanleigh, Peggy, Jill and Nancy; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Doris Akers of Rio Grande; several nieces and nephews; and her companion, Duane Dotson.

Pat was a member of Indian Lake Eagles Aerie 3615 and Master Gardeners. She enjoyed crafts, scrapbooking, ceramics and traveling with her companion Duane, where she shared her home.

The Rev. Ben Moore conducts a memorial service at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Lakeview, where visitation is one hour prior to services. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given in her name to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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