Patricia Diane Graves passed away on January 9th at her home in Riggins. She was 85 years old. Mom was born in Chicago Illinois to Elmer and Ellen Gleich. She had two brothers Clay(Allison) and John. She loved them and their kids, dearly.
Mom was married to the love of her life, Don for 65 years. They lived in Illinois, Wisconsin and Florida before moving to Riggins- the happiest time of their marriage. They and two kids Laurie Tilton(Mike) and Glenn (Pam) and 2 grandkids Neal Tilton and Tory Graves and 2 great grandkids Evan and Anthony. She also had her Godkids Jess, Will, Abigail, Liem, and Malcolm.
Mom was loved by all her met her and will be missed. She loved visitors- especially those who wanted to sit and have a drink and a smoke! She would want Steph, Linda, Deb, Renee, Rhonda, and Dawn to know how very much she loved them!
Mom would want everyone to know she went the way she wanted and she is now in heaven with the Lord and her family and friends who have been waiting for her.
Arrangements are under the direction Blackmer Funeral Home, Grangeville. Send condolences to the family to Blackmerfuneralhome.com