December 11, 1930 - February 18, 2017
Franklin, Indiana | Age 86
Patsy Lou Farnham, age 86, of Franklin, passed away in the afternoon of Saturday, February 18, 2017 surrounded by her loving family.
Pat was born on December 11, 1930 in Beech Grove to Fred and Ruth (Marquardt) Lienhoop. She graduated from Shortridge High School in Indianapolis. On September 4, 1949, she married Walter J. Mussmann, and they were married for 38 years before his death on April 30, 1988. She married Irving Farnham on April 9, 2005. Pat had a long career as an Activity Director and Consultant in nursing homes including many years at Regency Place in Greenwood. She retired in 2005 from the Indiana Masonic Home. Pat was a lifelong member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. She was passionate about ballroom dancing, crafting, and entertaining. Some of her favorite times were when the whole family gathered together for Christmas. She will be greatly missed by her family and many friends.
Pat is survived by her husband, Irving Farnham of Franklin; three children, Scott Mussmann of Indianapolis, Andrea (Michael) Murray of Clayton and Cheryl (Han) Roest of Novi, Michigan; and two granddaughters, Celine and Karenna Roest. Pat was preceded in death by her sister, Margaret Fretwell.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 11:00am-1:00pm at Wilson and St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, Greenwood, IN 46142. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home starting at 1:00pm.
You are invited to visit, www.wilsonstpierre.com to leave a condolence, share a memory or order flowers for Pat. Donations are also welcome to the Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 44210, Indianapolis, IN 46240-0210.
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