August 30, 1945 - August 12, 2014
Saturday, August 16 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Nikki's Home
Patricia L. (Covey) Robl 68 of Springfield, passed away, Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born August 30, 1945 in Irvine, Kentucky the daughter of Rollan Tracey and Ella Mae (Plowman) Covey.
Patricia retired from Speedway of Super America Headquarters in 2010. She was a strong supporter of the ASPCA (the American Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) and she loved the company of her 2 dogs, Ellie Mae and Daisy Duke.
She was rarely seen without a book in her hand. Traveling was a great joy especially taking family and friends to her favorite vacation spot, Las Vegas. Patricia’s house was the place to be when all the family got together. She is survived by her daughters, Nikki (Joseph) Crable of Urbana and Rhonda (Marcel) Velez of West Haven, Connecticut, her sons, John (fiance, Susana Saldivar) Griffith II of Springfield, William (Kellie) Griffith of Urbana and Jason (Amy) Griffith of Springfield, step daughter, Laurie (Jeff) Remick of York South Carolina; 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; her sisters, Wanda (Robert) Kline and Sondra (James) Williams, her brother, Tracey (Janet) Covey, her first husband, John Griffith Sr. of Naples, Florida, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Michael Robl and daughter, Jennifer Brooke Griffith.
Patricia was comforted in her final days with the assistance of Hospice and she and her family want to express our deep gratitude with all of the help and support during this time.
A gathering of family and friends to Celebrate Patricia’s Life will be held from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at her daughter Nikki’s Home.
Remember she wants us to celebrate her life with funny stories and smiles on your faces, because she loved life and everyone around her.
In lieu of flowers you can make a small donation to the American Cancer Society, 1130 Vester Ave., Springfield, Ohio 45503, the ASPCA www.aspca.org, or your local Hospice Organization.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. She was such a positive and upbeat person. She was so proud of her family. God bless all of you.
Love, hugs & prayers,
R.I.P. Aunt Pat you made my world a little better knowing you
I am so sorry for your lose. Ms. Pat was a wonderful lady. She will be missed by all. I will always love and cherish our trip to Vegas. We had so much fun. She was so full of life and I am lucky to say I knew such a wonderful person. My thoughts and prayers are with you.