Patricia A. Hesley, age 73, of Rapid City and Aranas Pass, Texas, passed away Nov. 29, 2016 in Houston, Texas.
She was born Oct. 22, 1943 in Traverse City to Douglas and Leona (Combrie) Stites. She married L. Dale Hesley on April 8, 1976.
Pat worked for RE/MAX for over 15 years.
She enjoyed ceramics, photography, traveling, camping, reading and movies. She also loved karaoke and dancing. Her family was very important to her, and she loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She will be greatly missed by her husband of 40 years, Dale; children, Daniel (Linda) Jennings, of Gaylord, Douglas Jennings, of Rapid City, Jeff (Patty) Jennings, of Yuba, and Gary (Desiree Perry) Jennings, of Rapid City; a brother, Pete (Sharon) Stites; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation took place in Texas. A memorial service is planned for Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 11:30 a.m., with visitation one hour prior, at Kewadin United Methodist Church, 7250 Cairn Highway, Kewadin. A luncheon will take place immediately following the service.
The family would like to thank all their friends and family for the kind expressions of sympathy.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Covell Funeral Home of Elk Rapids.
Published on  May 21, 2017