Former Lexington Resident: Patricia Daleness (1960-2016)
Patricia Ann Daleness, 56, of Kearney, Nebraska, passed away Thursday, July 7th, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Kearney.
She was born March 7th, 1960, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Claude and Carmella (Misner) Day.
Patricia would go on to earn her GED, and then her CNA. In 1998, she moved to Lexington. She worked at local care facilities, and when living in Lexington worked at Plum Creek Care Center.
She was united in marriage to Averelle Daleness on March 15th, 2002. He preceded her in death on February 28th, 2016. The couple moved to Kearney in 2004.
Patricia had many interests in her life, but none more important than family. She loved being with the grandchildren, and babysitting them whenever possible. She also enjoyed crossword puzzles, coloring books, velvet arts, and all “Cop” shows.
Survivors include her children; sons, Kenneth (JaCee) Lewis of Red Cloud, Nebraska, Nicholas Daleness and Shelby of Grand Island, Nebraska, Miguel Daleness of Kearney, Nebraska, Mary Tillemans and Zachary Cole of Kearney, Nebraska, Colleen Lewis of Kearney, Nebraska, and Michelle (Jay) Diraimodo of Collegeville, Pennsyvania; five brothers, Billy & Joseph Day of Cozad, Nebraska, Kenny Day of Pennsylvania, Finley Penty Chief and fiance’ Glenda Aguilar of Grand Island, Nebraska, Fenton (Tamara) Daleness of Lexington, Nebraska; four sisters, Susan (Eugene) Farmer of Pennsylvania, Jackie (Leon) Stark of Delaware, Lenora Day and Steve Lauenstein of Hastings, Nebraska, and Dellarae Daleness of Lexington, Nebraska; eleven grandchildren, one great-grandchild, many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Patricia was preceded in death by her grandparents, parents, husband, three brothers, mother-in-law, and nephew.
Funeral Services were Tuesday, July 12th, 2016, at 10:30 a.m. at Reynolds-Love Funeral Chapel in Lexington.
Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery east of Lexington.
Visitation was held Monday, July 11th, 2016, at the Reynolds-Love Chapel in Lexington.
Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.
Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington was in charge of arrangements. Please share online condolences with the family by visiting: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com.