Obituary for Patricia Dawn Deel
Patricia Dawn Deel, better known as Pat, 62, of Interlachen, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at her home surrounded by family following an extended illness. Born in Fulton, New York, she lived in Putnam County since 1968 coming from Marathon, New York. Pat was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, singing, sewing, praising God, studying the Bible, hummingbirds, daisies and most of all, loved spending time with her family. She was also a member of Crossroads of Grace Church in Johnson and Bethel Assembly of God in Interlachen where she loved to praise and worship the Lord and Savior as well as fellowship with her church family.
She was preceded in death by her father, Willis G. Thomas, Sr., a brother, Willis G. Thomas, better known as Willie and a granddaughter, Victoria Leanne Moore.
Pat is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 46 years, Berlin Deel of Interlachen, her mother, Gladys Thomas of Interlachen, 2 daughters, Patricia Mae Fletcher who is married to Dean of Middleburg and Holly Griffith who is married to Willie of Interlachen, a sister, Genevieve Hilliard who is married to Claude of Green Cove Springs, a brother, David Thomas who is married to Robin of High Springs, five grandchildren, Josh Zaderiko who is married to Randee, Samantha Miller who is married to Nick, Tyler Griffith, Alyssa Moore and Hunter Griffith, three great-grandchildren, Andrew Zaderiko, Aria Miller and Aubrey Zaderiko.
Services celebrating Pat’s life were Monday, April 3rd, 2017 at 11 o’clock A.M. at Johnson-Overturf Chapel in Interlachen with Pastor Donnie Miller and Pastor Mike McColley officiating. Burial followed. The family received friends Monday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services at 11:00 A.M.
Flowers are gratefully accepted and donations may be sent to the family to assist with expenses.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Pat’s Book of Memories page at www.JohnsonOverturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Interlachen.