Luella M. Pattison, 84, of Knoxville and formerly of Fayette, Iowa, died Friday morning, May 2, 2014 at the West Ridge Nursing and Rehab Center in Knoxville.
Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at the Fayette Community Church in Fayette with Pastor Andy Sayer and Pastor Phil Rownd officiating. Visitation: 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday at the Becker-Milnes Funeral Home in Fayette and after 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the church. Interment: Grandview Cemetery, Fayette, Iowa. Memorials may be directed in her name to Hospice of Central Iowa.
Luella Mae Weyant was born April 8, 1930 at Edgewood, Iowa, the daughter of George and Lulu (Nading) Weyant. She attended school in Fayette. On April 15, 1950, she was united in marriage to John Richard Pattison at Billings, Montana. Luella was a homemaker and worked in the bakery department at Upper Iowa University and Super Value Grocery in Fayette. She was a member of the Fayette Community Church. Luella enjoyed bowling, playing cards and dancing.
Luella is survived by her 2 sons, Gene (Michele) Weyant of Eldridge and Lloyd John (Sherry) Pattison of Arlington; 5 daughters, Diane (Rolland) Stoneman of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Dawn (George) Fettkether of Howard, Colorado, Debra Miller of Peyton, Colorado, Denise (Gary) Smith of Bussey and Darla (John) Tuttle of La Vernia, Texas; 20 grandchildren; 56 great grandchildren; 1 great-great granddaughter; 3 brothers, Don (Shirley) Weyant of Nevada, Whitey (Mary) Weyant of Center Point and Marlin (Vickie) Weyant of Oelwein; 3 sisters, Lois (Mervin) Gregerson, Pat Hanson and Phyllis Engler all of Oelwein; and 3 brothers-in-law, Lavern Larson of Sierra Vista, Arizona, Lloyd Bernard (Arnetta) Pattison of Fayette and Jim (Joyce) Pattison of Fayette.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; granddaughter, Jessie Miller; sister, Eula Larson; and 3 brothers-in-law, Lawrence Pfiester, Bob Hanson and Duane Engler.