Patsy A. Stephenson, age 81, a resident of Fortville, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, at Springhurst Health Campus in Greenfield. She was born on March 20, 1930, in Mishawaka, Ind., to the late Edwin and Mary Edith (Martin) Heifner.
She was a 1948 graduate of Eden High School, a homemaker, member of Eden United Methodist Church, Eden United Methodist Women’s Club, Christian Fellowship Club, and the Red Hat Society. She was a former board member of the Hancock County 4-H Ag Association.
She is survived by her daughter, Joyce (Robert) Smith of Greenfield; grandsons, Brad (Stacey) Stephenson of Fortville; Todd (Christy) Stephenson of Fortville; Jason Doyle of Pendleton; great-grandchildren, Shelby, Thomas, Nikki, Sydney, Kaleigh, Kierstin, Coen; sisters, Mary Flick of Minnesota, Judy Martin of Minn., Carol Reger of Greensburg, Ind., Rhea Linville of Shelbyville, Ind.; and brother, Carl Martin of Knightstown.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Herbert Stephenson; and son, Terry Stephenson.
Family and friends may call on Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel of Greenfield. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery, Greenfield.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to Eden United Methodist Church, 2122 E. Eden Rd., Greenfield, IN 46140.
Online condolences may be shared at www.stillingerfamilyfuneralhome.com