Patricia L. Giddings, 1933-2007
Patricia "Pat" L. Giddings, 74, of Basehor, died Oct. 7, 2007 at Kansas City Hospice House. Services were Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Alden-Harrington Funeral Home in Bonner Springs, with burial in the Bonner Springs Cemetery. Visitation was Oct. 12 at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Kansas City Hospice House 12000 Wornall Rd. Kansas City MO 64145.
Mrs. Giddings was born Feb. 14, 1933, in Wichita, and had lived in the Basehor area since the early 1970s. She worked for 21 years for the Owens-Corning Fiberglass Plant in Kansas City, Kan., and retired as an executive secretary in 1995. She was a member of the Basehor Friends of the Library and had volunteered at Kansas City, Kan., schools in the reading programs.
She was preceded in death by two sons, William Giddings in 1971 and Chuckie Giddings in 1958, and a brother, Eugene Wilburn, in 2005. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Billy Giddings of the home; three daughters, Marcheta Hightower and Bridget Maffry, both of Basehor, and Roxanna Ledbetter of Kansas City, Kan.; two sons, Michael Winkle of Andover, Kan., and T.J. Giddings of Dallas, Texas; a sister, Beatrice Ford of Augusta, Ga.; and a brother, Roy Wilburn of Wichita.
Arrangements: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs KS 66012. 913-422-4074.