MaryAnn Patrick, 84, of DeWitt, died Thursday, October 19, 2017. MaryAnn was born in 1933 in Tulsa, Oklahoma where she grew up.
MaryAnn was a Kappa Alpha Theta ’52 at Vanderbilt University then transferred and graduated from Carnegie Mellon University, Class of 1955. MaryAnn married native Syracusan, Gordon D. Patrick in 1957 and recently celebrated their 60th anniversary. MaryAnn opened The Yarnbasket in 1972 in Fayetteville, NY and ran that highly successful business for 15 years.
She is predeceased by her stepdaughter, Jean. Surviving are her husband, Gordon; daughter, Martha (Peter) Johnson; son, Charles (Anne) Patrick; and three grandchildren, Molly, Patrick and Emily.
A private graveside service will be held at the Patrick Family Plot in Truxton, NY on Monday, October 23. Contributions may be made to The Salvation Army, 677 South Salina Street, Syracuse, New York 13202
Arrangements are with Fairchild & Meech DeWitt Chapel.