Patricia M. Frailey

September 20th

Patricia M. Frailey, age 77, of Syracuse, IN formerly, of Wonewoc, WI, passed away on Sunday September 18, 2022 at Avalon Village in Ligonier. She was born in Wonewoc, WI, the daughter of George and Evelyn (Gates) Orsburne on August 25, 1945.  

She survived by her daughter, Shelly (Gary) Wiggs of Syracuse, IN; two grandsons, Tylor Sweet and Quentin Sweet of Syracuse, IN; three granddaughters, Deanna (Travis) Wisinskie of Greenfield, WI, Joy Rodriguez of Delavan, WI, and Megan Rodriguez, of Beaver Dam, WI; six great-grandchildren; along with two siblings, Gary (Peggy) Orsburne of of Janesville, WI and Gene (Ellen) Orsburne of Arkansas. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Kenneth Frailey in 1986; four siblings, Harlan Orsburne, James Orsburne, Sharon Tyler, and Darlene Novy; and an aunt, Marlene Smith.  

Pat retired from Dana Corporation after over 30 years of faithful service. She was a member of The Eagles and American Legion, both of Syracuse. Pat worked hard during her life and truly enjoyed retirement. She had fun visiting the casinos and loved to be on Lake Wawasee. 

A Memorial Service will be held at 4pm in Pat’s honor on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at Eastlund Funeral Home, 7458 E 1000 N, Syracuse, IN 46567.

Family and friends will be received from 2-4 pm prior the service at Eastlund Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville FL, 32256

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