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Patricia Wisener

May 14, 1938 — December 21, 2020

Van Wert

Patricia A. Wisener, 82, of Van Wert passed away at 7:50 AM on December 21, 2020 at her daughter's residence. She was born on May 14, 1938, in Van Wert, to the late Francis W. Elizabeth Lucille ( Stover) Bayles. On June 6, 1954 she married the love of her life, Lester J. Wisener, who preceded her in death on August. 30, 2011 Together, they shared years of memories.

Patricia worked for Colonial Nursing Home and The Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford before working for Van Wert Manufacturing 17 years. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church, Classic Red Peonies of Van Wert and Van Wert YWCA.

Patricia loved sewing, spending time with her family and especially doing Arts & Crafts with her grandkids.

She is survived by her daughter, Kimberly (Mike) Lare of Convoy; sisters: Sandra (George) Anderson of Willshire; Gary Bayles of Rockford; brother-in-law, John Hoersten of Rockford; sisters-in-law: Delores Laukhuf of Haviland; Helen Wisener of Van Wert; 8 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her sons: Lester L. Wisener and Gene Wisener; daughter, Terri Cummins; sisters: Nada Hoersten and Betty Miller; brother, Jack Bayles; as well as granddaughter, Jennifer Cummins.

A public graveside service will be at 12:00 PM on Monday, December 28, 2020 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery with Rev. Jim Burns officiating. Attendees are required to wear masks and adhere to social distancing guidelines.

Other services and visitation will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Patricia`s memory may be sent to Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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Monday, December 28, 2020

12:00 - 12:15 pm (Eastern time)

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery


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