2012-09-13 / Obituaries

Patricia Ann DeLong

Patricia Ann DeLong passed away on Aug. 2 at the age of 57.

Patricia was born on June 20, 1955, in Yadkin, N.C. Patricia and Ron DeLong moved to Mariposa with their three daughters in 1986. Patricia worked for IHSS taking care of many elderly patients. She loved helping all of the people she worked for and held them close and dear to her heart.

In May of 2009, she was diagnosed with cancer. She sought treatment and was able to spend more time with her family and friends.

Patricia is survived by her husband of 28 years, Ron DeLong; daughters, Angala Kitchen, Marsha Holl and Kristy Dawson; her daughter, Breanna, Anthony, James, Jacob, Jessica, Nickolas, Lukas, Courtney, Christopher and Gabriella; her mother, Laura Clark; sister, Gina Lind and Edie Scott; and brothers, Roy Larson and Billy Scott. She was preceded in death by her brother, David Rineheart Kyster; and father, Roy Larson.

She has left her family with her courage, her strength, her knowledge and wisdom and so many wonderful memories.

Patricia’s memorial service will be held at Grace Community Church on Sept. 22 at 11 a.m. The family asks that her friends join them in celebrating her life. A potluck dinner will follow the service.

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