Patsy Jean Sasse, 68, of Vermillion, passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2012 at the Sanford Vermillion Hospital.
Patsy Mitchell was born Sept. 10, 1943 at Gainesville, TX, to Roger and Alice (Ray) Mitchell. Patsy grew up in Gainesville and married Edward B. Sasse, Jr. on April 9, 1966. They raised four children during their marriage.
During her later years she and her husband enjoyed traveling and visiting family members and being helpful to them in times of need. Her desires to always serve the needs of her family first were the hallmarks of her legacy.
Patsy was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband, Edward, of Vermillion and her four children, Bobby Thompson (Pam) of Henderson, TX, Angela K. Jackson of Vermillion, Pamela Garcia (Cirenio) of Lancaster, CA, and Edward Sasse, III (Tina), of Yankton; and nine grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Jerry Michael Maddux of Texas.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29 at the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion with burial following in the Bluffview Cemetery in Vermillion. Visitation was one hour prior to the service. hansenfuneralhome.com