PRINCETON — Patsy J. Stickel, 85, of Princeton passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Liberty Village in Princeton.
Born Oct. 20, 1928, in Peoria to Edgar Yarrington and Ella K. Swanzy, she married Arthur Stickel Aug. 14, 1949, in the Putnam Christian Church in Putnam. He preceded her in death.
She graduated from Wapella High School and beauty school in Bloomington. After graduating from beauty school she owned and operated Patsy's Beauty Shop out of her home.
She was an active member of Christ Community Church for 60-plus years and volunteered for The Closet in Princeton.
Surviving are two sons, Lynn (Jenny) Stickel of Mark and Ted Stickel of Chillicothe; and two grandchildren, David Stickel of Champaign and Elizabeth Stickel of Mark.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Christ Community Church, Princeton, with Pastor Brian Strom officiating. Burial will be in the Putnam Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Norberg Memorial Home in Princeton.
Memorials may be directed to Christ Community Church and Campus Crusade for Christ.