Donna Marie Showe Pattison, 53

September 20, 2010
  • Donna Marie Showe Pattison, 53

DEC. 17, 1956-SEPT. 18, 2010

RIDGELEY, W.Va. - Donna Marie Showe Pattison, 53, of Ridgeley, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at her home.

Born Dec. 17, 1956, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Notley F. and Evelyn E. Corder Showe.

She was a 1974 graduate of South Hagerstown High School and was a member of the Rebelettes.

She was previously employed with the Stationery House in Hagerstown, WWL in Florida and Aim in Florida.

Donna's hobbies were gem hunting and making candles, and she liked to sew and spend time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, William H. Pattison IV; one daughter, Sheree Hoke; one son, David Hoke; two stepdaughters, Kimberly Pattison and Jennifer Merlin; two stepsons, William Pattison V and Daniel Pattison; her siblings, Joe Showe, Ronald Flook, Renfred Flook, Josephine Flook, Carol Cook and Richard Flook; grandchildren, Brittany Lane, Mark (MJ) Lane Jr., Brandon Hoke, Eric J.(EJ) Minton Jr., Logan Hoke, Keirstyn Clark, Brycen Slaght, Bill Pattison VI, Marissa Pattison and Katelyn Merlin; and several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Flook; one sister, Joan James; one niece, Jennifer Martz; and two nephews, Timmy Flook and Michael Cook.

The family will receive friends Wednesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, from 6 to 8 p.m. Prayers will be said at 6:30 p.m.

Burial will be at Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery in Flintstone, Md.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donation may be made to William Pattison, Route 1, Box 186I, Ridgeley, WV 26753.

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