Patricia Ann DeClue


Patricia Ann DeClue, 73, of Salem, IL died peacefully, April 3, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospital, St. Charles, MO.

Born October 26, 1945 in Overland, MO, she was the daughter of Mick and Laura (Hunn) Myers.

She was a member of St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church in Salem, and active in the Avila League of the church. A volunteer at heart, she was active in the Salem Township Hospital Auxiliary, and the Salem American Legion Auxiliary. Her family said she loved to cook, loved animals, collecting oil lamps, and riding horses.

She married Tommy Joe DeClue, January 6, 1968 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, St. Charles, MO and he survives in Salem.

Also surviving is her son Ron DeClue and wife Patti, and her granddaughter, Cassandra, all of Odin.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 sisters.

Cremation was chosen, with burial to be private at a later date.

The family ask that you gather with them for mass, Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church.

The family suggest memorials be made in Patricia's memory to Salem American Legion Post #128, or to the Salem Township Hospital Auxiliary and will be received by the Rankin Funeral Home, entrusted with the family's care.