Patricia Joan (Morton) Tremblay, 84, Colby, formerly of Palco and Hoxie, died Friday, May 5, 2017, at Colby Health & Rehab, in Colby.
She was born Feb. 11, 1933, in Palco to Roy G. and Irene (Gibson) Morton. She was a 1952 graduate of Palco High School.
She married Elric Alfred “Rick” Tremblay on Nov. 10, 1952, in Damar. She worked at various places during her life, such as her brother’s Drug Store in Palco, Hoxie Bowling Alley and Daylight Donuts in Colby.
She was a Girl Scout Leader, a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Colby, and the Queen Mary Altar Society Circle.
She enjoyed sewing, scrap bookkeeping, crocheting, camping, traveling, playing cards, helping her husband with woodworking projects for the grandkids, and planning family reunions. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and treasured her family, especially spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Colby; a son, Kevin, and wife, Joyce, Hoxie; three daughters, Karen Rimmer and husband, Ed, Salina, Shelly Harms and husband, Jim, Colby, and Lisa Johnson, Salina; a brother, Gerald Morton and wife, Isla, Casper, Wyo.; 10 grandchildren, Kyle Tremblay, and wife, Shayla, Wade Tremblay and wife, Amanda, Bryan Johnson and wife, Tiffani, Bret Tremblay and wife, Nicole, Justin Harms, Thomas Rimmer and wife, Amy, Amanda White and husband, Chris, Tammy Johnson, Elizabeth Meckley and husband, Elliott, and Christina Frank and husband, Kenneth; 14 great-grandchildren; and the expectant arrival of three more great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Deborah Kay Tremblay; her parents; a brother, Don Morton; and sister, Ginger Baker.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Colby; burial in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Baalmann Mortuary, Colby.
A vigil will be at at 7 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.
Memorials will be accepted in her name to be designated later by the family in care of the mortuary.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.baalmannmortuary.com.