Patricia (Pat) A. Nave, 87, of East Peoria formerly Chillicothe died on August 30, 2016 at Manor Care at Riverview in East Peoria.
Born in Palo Alto County, Iowa on September 16, 1928 to the late Virgil and Minnie Jennings Pape, she married Carl Nave, Sr. in Springfield on December 19, 1947. Carl passed away in 2005.
Patricia is survived by her son Carl (Janet) Nave, Jr. of Lacon; daughter Diane (Michael) Mecikalski of Boscobel, WI; sisters Florence Johnson of Springfield and Geraldine Nave of Spring Valley; grandchildren Jodi Sharp of Chillicothe; Amanda (Steve) Silberer of Macomb; Marni (Chad) Fidler of Peoria; and Eric (Jocelyn) Nave of O'Fallon, MO; six great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred Harms and Evelyn Myers and one brother Eugene (Butch) Pape.
Cremation rites have been accorded and a private family burial of ashes will be at a later date. Online condolences can be left at lenzmemorialhome.com
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