78 year old, Patsy Hershman of Wheatfield passed away September 24, 2017.
On April 9, 1939, Patsy was born to Frank II and Mary (Bridegroom) Pressel in Porter County, Indiana. She married the love of her life: Leroy Hershman on March 21, 1959 in Hebron, Indiana. Patsy was a lifetime area resident. Patsy enjoyed being a farmer’s wife, mother, aide at DeMotte/Wheatfield Elementary for many years, a member of Calvary Assembly of God. Patsy baked many cakes!
Patsy is survived by her loving children: Larry (Helen) Hershman, Terry (Donna) Hershman, Linda Pruitt, Garry (Aleta) Hershman, Lorie (Gary) Reeves & Julie (Scott) Walstra, 13 grandchildren: Rachelle (Mike) Wood, Aaron Hershman, Andrew (Marjorie) Hershman, Ryan Pruitt, Jennifer Hershman, Tim Hershman, Vallyn Hershman, Arthur Walstra, Oliver Walstra, Marcus (Tanya) Reeves, Andy (Jennifer) Terborg, Jeff Terborg, and Jill Terborg, 8 great-grandchildren: Brenton Gluth, Noah Hershman, Shaon Wright, Colton Wright, Ella Terborg, Lexie Terborg, Evelyn Hershman, Julian Reeves, sister-in-law: Helen Hershman, and brothers: Paul & Paula Pressel, and Allen Hershman.
Patsy was preceded in death by her husband: Leroy, grandson: Russell Reeves, great-grandson: Isaac Beilfuss, and brothers: Frank Pressel III & Phil Pressel.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the Calvary Assembly of God Church, DeMotte, Indiana. Services for Patsy will take place on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the church with Pastor James Clark officiating. Interment will follow at the DeMotte Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to DeMotte Christian School.
Boersma Funeral Home, 90 East Grove St., Wheatfield, Indiana has been entrusted with these arrangements.