Patricia Marie (Blair) Reed

Patricia Marie (Blair) Reed, of Trout Run, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 25, 2014, surrounded by her family, following a lengthy illness.

Pat was born on June 22, 1935, to William J. and Cecille L. (Griswold) Blair, who predeceased her.

Pat graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1952, and attended the former Williamsport Area Community College, majoring in computer sciences. She worked for many years as a waitress at Summit Lodge Restaurant and as a Cashier at Bair’s Truck Stop before returning to school at age 55 and retiring from the BLaST IU 17 as an administrative support staff. Pat attended Christian Church at Cogan Station.

Pat’s greatest joy in life was her family. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Linda (Quimby) Blair, of Ohio; her children, son, John, of Liberty, her daughter and son-in-law, Tina and Michael Stugart, of Trout Run; and her grandchildren, Samantha (Derrick) Mack, of Linden, Ryan (Maria) Piselli, of Cogan Station, Chelsey A. Reed, of Liberty, C. Christy Stugart and J. Adam Stugart, of Trout Run. Additionally she is survived by two great-grandsons. Pat is also survived by many extended family members and friends, one being Rose Wesneski of Blossburg.

Pat had two very special care-givers in her final days, Margaret Buck, of Roaring Branch, and Janette Stradley-Hoffman, of Trout Run.

She was predeceased also by her brother, Ronald and sister, Connie, as well as her dear, lifelong friends, Patsy Carpenter and Dolores Wesneski.

In keeping with her wishes, there will be no public services. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family and interment will be at Centennial Cemetery, Cogan House Township.

In her memory, please complete random acts of kindness daily or make a monetary donation in her name to the charity of your choice.

Arrangements are entrusted to Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport.