Patricia earned her Masters and PhD. from the University of Akron in 1995 after moving seven times to support her husband’s career. Patricia was employed by the University of Akron, where she coordinated the Marriage and Family Counseling program. She was a kind, warm, supporting therapist who loved her family and dogs. She will be missed by everyone who truly knew her.
She was the wife of John; mother of Patrick (Jill) Parr and Jennifer (Chris) Taliaferro; grandmother of Bevin, Cosmin, Asher and Dante; and daughter of Lily Hostetter and the late H. Victor Hostetter.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, September 30, 2012, 2 P.M., at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Clinic for Family and Individual Counseling at University of Akron, Attention: Counseling Department, 27 S. Forge St. 2nd Floor, Akron, OH 44325.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com.