Patricia V. Garvin

Patricia V. Garvin, 73, of Fortville, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 at her home. She was born Oct. 29, 1938, in Tarentum, PA to the late John D. and Agnes (“Pat”) Virginia (Gray) Garvin.

Patsy graduated from Fortville High School and received her undergraduate degree from Purdue University, where she was a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority; Angel Flight; and Green Guard Honaries. She received her Master’s Degree from Butler University. Patsy retired from Warren Township School District (Woodview & Creston) after 35 years of teaching.

She is survived by her sister, Garen A. (Ralph L.) Waters of Sunset Beach, NC; nieces, Megan (Christopher) Hammer of Frisco, TX; Marlo Urban of Sunset Beach, NC; and grandniece, Madison; and grandnephew, Aiden Mullis, both of Sunset Beach, NC.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at Seals Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Fortville. A funeral service and calling will be held at 10 to 11a.m. with services following, on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. Burial will follow at Gravel Lawn Cemetery, Fortville.

Memorial donations may be made to Home for Friendless Animals, P.O. Box 217, Waynetown, IN 47990; or to Gravel Lawn Cemetery Chapel Maintenance Fund, P.O. Box 35, Fortville, IN 46040-0035. Online condolences may be shared at