Patricia A. Lapine
February 11, 2016
Passed away Thursday February 11, 2016. Age 86 years. Patricia Anne Smith was born March 12, 1929 in Alma to the late Norman and Elsie (Rench) Smith. She married Albert P. Lapine August 18, 1950 in Angola, IN. He predeceased her December 9, 1999. Patricia was employed as an answering service telephone operator and retired in 1976. Upon retiring, Patricia and Albert enjoyed traveling around the United States. She also loved drawing and painting. Surviving are three sons: Mike (Kathy) Lapine, Mark (Vicky) Lapine, and Steve (Jeanne) Lapine; two daughters, Denise Supinger and Lori (Bob) Herbin; grandchildren: Matt (Claudia) Lapine, Arianne Lapine (John Roberts), Troy (Kelly) Lapine, Tarah Lapine, Brandie (Jason) Clayton, Jeffrey (Nicole) Supinger, Justin Supinger (Janay Anklam), and Ethan Herbin; and 15 great grandchildren. Patricia was also predeceased by her sister, Peggy Smith; son-in-law, Jeff Supinger; and great grandchildren, Steven and Alilia Markel. Chaplain Carol Wesolek will officiate the funeral service at 2PM Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Rd. (S-M47). Interment will take place at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends and family are welcome to gather at the funeral home from 10AM until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings are suggested to Disabled Veterans. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.reitzherzberg.com, an O'Guinn Family Funeral Home. To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Patricia Lapine, please visit our Tribute Store.