Patricia (Pat) Louise Barry Tucker 74, of Abilene, Texas, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2011. A visitation for friends and family was held on Sunday, January 1 and a graveside service was held Monday at 11:00 A.M., in the Texas State Veteran's Cemetery, under the direction of North's Funeral Home. There will be a memorial service at St. James Catholic Church of Maine Township, on Wednesday, January 11, 2012, at 10:00 a.m.
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Pat was born June 12, 1937, in Alexandria, Minnesota to Bernard and Fern Barry. She graduated from Battle Lake High School. After working in Minneapolis for two years, she moved to Seattle, Washington. She married Sterling Tucker on March 25, 1957 in Seattle. They raised four children. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and will be deeply missed. She is preceded in death by her parents, a sister Laurie, nephew Lance and sister-in-law Cheryl.
She is survived by her husband, Sterling Tucker, Children: Brenda (Vic)) Jones, Lori (Steve) Wood, Douglas Tucker and Shelly Mitchell; six sisters: Barbara (Jack) Bowman; Regina Fogard, Max (Russ) Swenson, Ginny (Ron) Jacobson, Kathy Johansen and Renee (Jerry) Washek; five brothers: Hilary, Greg, Mike, Dan and Tim Barry; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Catholic Church. Online condolences may be addressed at www.karvonenfuneralhome.com or www.northsfuneralhome.com