Patricia J. Rider


Patricia Jean Rider, 91, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, in Venice, Florida.
She was born Jan. 15, 1928, in Millersburg, Indiana, to Vernon Ray and Margaret Meese.
She is survived by two daughters, Kathy (Steve) Mowry and Pam (Dale) Riegsecker, both of Venice, Florida; a son, Mike (Sally) Brill, Advance, North Carolina; a stepdaughter, D. Sue (Michael) Towne, Goshen, Indiana; a stepson, Rick (Jeri) Rider, Elkhart, Indiana; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, James L. Brill and H. Richard Rider; a son, Gregory A. Brill; and five sisters, Betty Klingamen, Marci McCreary, Esther McKibbin, Katherine Price and Lavern Utley.
A longtime teller at Salem Bank & Trust, Mrs. Rider attended St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Goshen, Indiana, and Epiphany Cathedral Catholic Church, Venice, Florida. She volunteered at both Goshen General Hospital and Venice Regional Hospital.
Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 16, from 6-8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, Indiana.
A 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, graveside service will be conducted at Violett Cemetery, Goshen, Indiana.
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