Patricia Watters, 74

Patricia A. “Pat” Watters, 74, of Wapakoneta, died at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
She was born Sept. 20, 1938, in Wapakoneta, the daughter of Lucinda Jane (Cris) and Robert Reier, who preceded her in death. On Feb. 25, 1955, she married Lawrence R. Watters, and he died March 30, 1997.
Surviving are a son, Eric (Deb) Watters, of Celina; a daughter, Karen Wireman, of Wapakoneta; five grandchildren, Christina Watters, Rene Watters, David Watters, Tommy Watters, Joey (Andrea) Wireman; seven great-grandchildren, Savannah Wireman, Delaney Wireman, Katelyn Watters, Kyle Watters, Tyler Watters, Jasmyne Watters, and Devin Watters; two brothers, Bobby (Sandy) Reier, of St. Marys, and Ed Reier, of Indiana, and a sister, Dianna (Lee) Hofford, of Wapakoneta.
She was preceded in death by a son, Steven Watters; and a grandson, Jason Wireman.
A homemaker, Pat worked as a cook and aid at Wapakoneta Manor for over 20 years. She enjoyed sewing and making crafts, especially clowns.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Patrick Sloneker officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery, in Wapakoneta.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
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