MOUNT VERNON — Patricia H. Grennell, 74, of Mount Vernon, passed away Sept. 19, 2012, at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.
She was born Oct. 4, 1937, in Mount Vernon, to Gale and Virginia (Carpenter) Shrimplin.
She is survived by her husband, Robert A. Grennell, to whom she had been married for 49 years; seven children, Pamela (Doug) McDonald, Jeanette Bottomley, Linda (John) McManaway, Connie (Jake) Hodge, Cathy Jo (Tim) Grubaugh, Cynthia Bottomley and Judith Ann (Edison) Derr; 22 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; four brothers, John and (Mary Jo) Shrimplin, James (Mary Kay) Shrimplin, Ronald Shrimplin and Gale (Francis) Shrimplin Jr.; six sisters; Norma Jean Cramer, Mary (James) Curtis, Rebecca (Jeff) Smith, Dixie Folden, Victoria (Andy) Bradshaw and Virginia Shrimplin.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Grover Shrimplin; sister, Ruth Ann Witt; and two great-grandchildren.
Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home, 212 N. Main St., Mount Vernon. Graveside funeral service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in Mound View Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Patricia’s memory to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 855 Grandview Ave., Suite 250, Columbus, OH 43215.
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