patricia king

Patricia Louise King a loving mother and grandmother passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2022. She was 84.

Patricia was born on October 13, 1937, one of fourteen children born to Howard and Luella Slasor Thompson.

Pat was blessed with three children, Gregory, Richard, and Holli. They lovingly describe her as a firecracker, who loved to tell jokes  be silly and share laughter.

When she was not taking care of her family, she found enjoyment taking care of the elderly as their personal caregiver. In her free time, she enjoyed bowling, and testing her luck with scratch off tickets and video lottery machines. She also loved to shop, enjoyed Halloween and was known to be crafty using her talents to sew. Most of all she cherished time with her family.

In addition to her parents, Pat was sadly preceded in death by her son, Gregory Allen King and her grandson, Christopher King. her brothers, Harold, Howard and Silas Thompson; and her sisters, Gerry Critzer, Elizabeth Witman, Annabelle Keylor, June “Toby” Dollison, Fran Hall, Shirley Harper, Beverly Hauck, Rodednya Robinson and Marjorie Palmer.

She will be remembered with love and admiration by her son, Richard “Ric” (Shari) King; her daughter, Holli (Frank) Veltri; her brother, Kenny Thompson; her grandchildren, Gregory King, Jr. (Hannah), Richard Paul King, Joshua King, Summer (Harry) Bialecki, and Erica (Tyler) Hannah; her great grandchildren, Julianna. Ryan, Molly, Gavin and Landyn King, August, and Brody Hannah; Scarlet Bialecki and her great granddaughter Bialecki on her way.

Visitation will be 11 AM until time of funeral services at 1:00 PM Saturday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV

Interment will follow at Union Cemetery in Steubenville, OH.

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Visitation: September 24, 2022 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Greco Hertnick Funeral Home
3219 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062

(304) 748-3219

Funeral: September 24, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Greco Hertnick Funeral Home
3219 Main Street
Weirton, WV 26062

(304) 748-3219

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  1. Dear cousins Ric and Holli and families,
    So sorry to hear of Aunt Patsy’s passing. She leaves many great memories for all of us.
    God’s blessings!
    Don and Laura Whitman

  2. Deepest sympathies to the family. We have lost our best friend. She was always there. Many happy memories. Loved her very much.
    Love, Judy and Flavian

  3. Our deepest condolences 🙏 Pat was always so nice to me when I was a kid & I loved hanging out at her house & she always listened to whatever i wanted to talk about. She was so funny too! I loved her sense of humor . I apologize for being late with this. I don’t get a paper anymore or go on Facebook much) RIP Pat

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