Mullenix, 62, of Kahoka, MO died Monday, February 6, 2012 at her home in Kahoka,
Patricia was born on July 2, 1949 in
Keokuk, IA the daughter of Lee O. “Red” and Rachel Bales McWhortor.
Patricia graduated from Clark County High
School with the Class of 1967. She
received her Associate of Arts degree from Southeastern Community College in
Keokuk, IA. She owned The Ladies
Patricia had been a past president for the
Department of Missouri Daughter Union Veterans and past National President of
Daughters of Union Veterans.
She had a passion for history. She loved being involved with civil war
reenactments and the Daughters of the Union Veterans. Her sewing of clothing of that era was well
known as well as her historical knowledge.
She loved seeing her gowns go across the battlefield as well as the dance
She is survived by one daughter, Stacie
Claus & her husband Bill of Keokuk, IA, one son, Rusty Mullenix of Lake St.
Louis, MO, four grandchildren, Nicole Dupy, Emery Mullenix, Cody Claus and
Caylee Claus, one uncle, Kenneth McWhortor and his wife Betty of Ft. Madison, IA
and cousins, Kent Mc Whortor, Kirk McWhortor, Andrew McWhortor, Kay Hoenig,
Eddie McWhortor, Jeanette McWhortor, Beverly Bales Sauer, Carol Bales and Father
She is preceded in death by her parents,
two brothers, Larry McWhortor and William McWhortor.
A celebration of life will be held 6:30
p.m. Monday at the Kahoka Christian Church in Kahoka with Pastor Shawn McAfee
officiating. Burial will be in the
Kahoka Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to
her grandchildren’s education fund.
On-line condolences may be
sent to the family at www.vigenmemorialhome.com.