Patricia J. Hagberg, 89, of Russell, PA., died Wednesday evening, April 22, 2020 at the Rouse Home, Youngsville, PA. Patricia was born February 11, 1931 in Warren, PA. She was the daughter of Gayle M. and Anne Holland Meley. Patricia grew up in Lander, PA. and was a Russell, PA. resident most of her life.
She graduated from Sugar Grove Farmington Joint High School. She was employed for 10 years with New Process Company. Patricia was a longtime member of Russell United Methodist Church, the Thursday Circle, church choir member, coordinator for funeral luncheons, and their prayer chain. She enjoyed reading, cooking, baking and playing Mahjong. She also loved babysitting for several children in her home.
She is survived by her three children – Sandra Tellman and husband, Jim of Warren, PA., Shari Stevens and husband, Tim of Busti, N.Y., Scott Hagberg of Cabot, AR., 4 Grandchildren – Andrew Stevens, Eric Stevens, Hannah Collins, Jamie Brown, 2 Step Grandchildren – Josh Tellman and Amy Johnson, 11 Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest LaVern Hagberg who died December 2, 2002, whom she married April 27, 1957 in Lander, PA., 1 Brother – Gayle Meley, Jr.
Due to currented state mandates, her funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of the family at Russell United Methodist Church with Rev. Jerome Kennedy, Pastor, officiating. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Russell United Methodist Church, 19 N. Main St., Russell, PA. 16345 or Russell Volunteer Fire Department, 111 Perrigo Lane, Russell, PA. 16345. Those wishing to submit e-mail condolences may do so by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com <www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com/>.
The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.