December 19, 2010
Thursday, December 23, 2010 10:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 2-4 pm & 6-8pm
Patricia “Patty” Vaughan, 75, of Urbana, passed away Sunday, December 19, 2010 in Mercy Memorial Hospital. She was born November 26, 1935 in Mechanicsburg, OH the daughter of Donald and Virginia (Angel) Tobias.
Patty was a 1955 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. She worked for many years as a nurses aid taking care of her “elderly children” at Heartland of Urbana and Mercy McAuley Center. She enjoyed shopping, planting and admiring her flowers, cooking and spending time with her “furry kids”. Patty loved the holidays and family gatherings, especially Christmas.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Robert Vaughan, children, Thomas (Andrea) Vaughan of Urbana, Cindy Vaughan of Urbana, Kay (Chuck) Kellenberger of West Liberty, James (Julie) Vaughan of Fletcher and Ann (Rex) Weatherhead of St. Paris; 12 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; brothers, Rodger (Alice) Tobias of Springfield and Dallas (Connie) Tobias of Urbana; and her sister, Virginia “Ginny” (Darrell) Enoch of Springfield.
Patty is preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Kimberly Sue Vaughan; brother, Donald Tobias and nephew, Steve Tobias/
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday in the funeral home with Pastor Wayne Engle officiating. Burial will follow in Concord Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693 or to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.