Patricia Irene Whiteman of Wilmington, NC was born on April 6, 1936 in Wellsburg WV, to the late Franklin and Edna Elson, and passed away peacefully on November 26, 2022, in the care of her daughter and the wonderful staff of New Hanover House completing her journey of 86 years.
Patricia loved her family and poured herself into her Nieces and nephews having a uniquely special relationship with each. The joy of her life was her grandson Zaccori. She spent every moment she could with him, and never missed a flag football game. She will truly be missed by all who knew her.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories one daughter: Pam Stalls (Scott), one brother: William Elson (Betty),one sister-in-law Donna Elson (Gene), one grandson Zaccori Stalls, along with a host of relatives and friends.
Along with her parents she is preceded in death by 2 brothers: Wayne Elson(Nancy), Gene Elson, 5 sisters: Elenor Gooch (Bill), Arlen Welch (Bill), Myra Flecher (Kenny), Betty Ferda (John), and Loretta Adams (Jim).
Services will be held at a later date.
The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff of Holly Tree Senior Living and New Hanover House Memory Care for their love and care for Ms. Whiteman the last five years.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910-791-9099