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Patty A. Stone

Patty A. Stone


Patty A. Stone, 87, of Steeleville, IL; formerly of Sparta, IL; born on February 12, 1932 in Evansville, IL; passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Sparta Community Hospital.

Mrs. Stone was a member of the United Church of Christ in Murphysboro, IL. She worked at the Evansville Shoe Factory and the St. Louis Marriott West.

She was preceded in death by her husband – Raymond G. Stone whom she married on October 6, 1951 in Evansville, IL.  Parents – Jesse and Della, nee Griffitt, Chunn.  Two Grandsons – Shawn Eaton and Jordon Michael. Seven brothers – Joe, Herbert, Victor, Wayne, Allen, James Robert and Myron Chunn.  Three sisters – Alice Knigge, Lillie Eggemeyer and Faye Marie Chunn.

She is survived by two children – Gerri Ward of Bowling Green, KY and Michael Ray Stone of Arizona. One daughter-in-law – Vicki Wright. Three grandchildren – Kyle David Gipson, Alanna Williams and Kayela (fiancé Joey) Kawai. Three great grandchildren – Austin Williams, Joey Williams and Charlie. One sister – Kathryn Chunn of Red Bud, IL. Many nieces and nephews.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Funeral: Graveside services will be held at Caledonia Cemetery on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 11:00a.m. Friends and family are asked to meet directly at Caledonia Cemetery at 11:00a.m.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

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  1. David Cobb says:

    Pat was a kind and sweet lady; I always enjoyed seeing her when she got her hair fixed at Hair Affair. You will be missed; Rest In Peace!!

  2. Katrina M. Cobb says:

    Pat was one of the best . Very kind sweet and a good genuine person. I’m so fortunate that I got to be friends with her. Gerri and Kayela I’m so very sorry for your loss. Love y’all. She will be greatly missed.

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