Patricia (Pat) Kugler Minford, age 81, of Dade City, FL, formerly of Elizabeth Twp., died August 5, 2018, at Dade City Hospital. Born March 17, 1937, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph E. and Mary (Kanda) Kugler. She is survived by her husband of almost 59 years Robert (Minnie) R. Minford.
Patricia was retired from the former Housing Opportunities in McKeesport, where she worked as a secretary. She was a member of St. Michael's Church of Elizabeth Twp. and St. Joseph's Church in Zephyrhills, FL. She also was a member of the Senior Group out of Boston, PA. Pat dedicated her life to caring for her family and was affectionately known as "Grammy" to her four grandsons. She especially enjoyed attending and following all their sporting events. Pat also enjoyed taking cruises with her husband after her retirement. In addition to her husband, Pat is survived by her children, Susan M. (Jon) Spate of Rostraver Twp., PA and Robert (Amy) Minford of Collierville, TN; grandsons, Andrew (Jessica) Spate and Zachary Spate, Ryan Minford and Alex Minford; sister, Mary Jane (Russell) Piovesan of Huntingtown, MD; Godmother to, Russell Piovesan of Huntingtown, MD and Bill Chontos of Beaver, PA; also many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Sunday, August 12, 2018, from Noon to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 13, 10 a.m., at St. Michael's Church, in Elizabeth Twp. Fr. Thomas A. Wagner will be the celebrant. Committal will follow in Round Hill Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Originally published August 09, 2018.