Patricia Packer

Patricia Packer, 85, of Montoursville, passed away on Oct. 11, 2021, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport.

Her husband of 58 years, Donald G. Packer passed on Nov. 27, 2014.

Patricia was born in Williamsport, Pa. on Sept. 24, 1936, daughter of the late George A. and Margaret M. (Jolin) Garman. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and lovingly embraced her religion. She loved watching EWTN and playing bingo in her spare time. She retired from Williamsport Hospital after 27 years. She found many loving friends later in life in her apartment complex who will miss her greatly.

Surviving are daughter, Nancy (Max) Hauser of Montoursville, sons, John (Sheri) Packer of Williamsport and Donald G. (Melissa) Packer of Angier, N.C., 10 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren, as well as brother, George H. Garman of Akron, Ohio.

In addition to her parents and husband, Patricia was preceded in death by her daughter, Margaret “Peggy” Kehoe, sisters Jean Chaprek and Florence Harris, as well as brother, Donald Garman.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 15, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 800 Mulberry St., Montoursville, with her Pastor, Rev. Michael McCormick officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask memorial contributions be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Patricia’s name.

Crouse Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. have been entrusted with funeral services. To sign a register book or share a memory, please visit www.crousefuneralhome.com.