Patricia A. Carley, 81, of Circleville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at Berger Hospital.
She was born March 4, 1934, in Circleville, the daughter of the late Eugene Walter Cain and Mary (Phillips) Cain Fullen.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph N. Carley; and sister, Joan Rupert Michael.
Patricia was very active in Pickaway County Democratic politics. She was a 1952 graduate of Circleville High School and was a charter member of the CHS Alumni Association. She was also an auxiliary member of VFW Post 3331.
Patricia is survived by daughters, Stephanie (Jeff) Moorehead and Elizabeth (Layne) Wolfe; siblings, Stephan (Onda) Fullen and Rev. Ethel Fullen Guy; step-daughter, Lynn (Melvin) Byler; five grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; several step-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at Defenbaugh-Wise-Schoedinger Funeral Home with Rev. Ethel Guy officiating. Burial will be in Muhlenburg Twp. Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Circleville Alumni Association, 380 Clark Dr., Circleville, OH 43113; or Pickaway County Special Olympics, 200 E. High St., Circleville.
A special thanks to Stella and John Rooker for their kindness over the years.
To send condolences, visit www.schoedinger.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal