Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia K. DeHoff, 67, Lawrence will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. She died August 28, 2014 at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
Patricia was born April 7, 1947 in Chillicothe, MO the daughter of Ed and Mary (Anderson) Robbins.
She cared for her family, managed property and collected and sold antiques.
Anyone who knew Pat will remember her for the deep love she had for children and dedication to family. She was the one who broke all the rules so the kids and family could have the most fun. She wanted nothing more than to be with the children or do for them. She cared about everyone else before herself.
She married Jim DeHoff on June 16, 1964 in Huntsville, AR. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in May at Padre Island, Texas. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include two daughters, Jodi DeHoff, Lawrence, Wendy Hovorka and husband Dr. John Hovorka, Austin, TX; four grandchildren, Elizabeth Pollock, John Pollock, Jack Hovorka, Max Hovorka; two sisters, Barbara Perry and husband, Dwight, and Mary Lee Robbins; niece Mendy Robeson and husband, Todd, Ada, OK; niece Bobbie Flory and husband, Scott, Lawrence, and Dee Perry and wife, Kara, Lawrence; nephew, Alexander Travis and wife, Cathy; and grandniece, Mia May Travis, all of Lawrence.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. John the Evangelist Catholic School and may be sent in care of the mortuary.