Patricia Rae (Hayes - Lewis) Holden was born July 20, 1936 in Portland OR to Viola Hayes. When Pat was 3 years old she went to live with her Grandmother, Leatha Hargett.
In December of 1959 Pat married Robert (Bob) D. Holden and joined his children, Linda and Doris, with Pat’s son Cody. Pat and Bob lived in Pendleton, OR their entire marriage, both working tirelessly to provide for their family.
Pat was employed for many years with St. Anthony’s Hospital, the State Hospital and Capeco. Upon retirement Bob and Pat worked for a local mini storage unit company until 2018 when they both retired completely.
Pat was a member of Pendleton’s congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses for the majority of her life, and Bob joined her many years later and they enjoyed their final years together in their faith.
Pat was fun loving and crafty, enjoying many projects knitting, sewing and making jewelry which they sold on Main Street during Round Up and Pendleton’s Farmers Market.
Pat was preceded in death by her Grandmother Leatha, her mother Viola, and her daughter Doris. She is survived by her husband Bob, son Cody, half sister Laurie, half brother Chuck and many nieces and grandnieces. A memorial services will be provided at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses this Saturday, May 27th at 2pm.
Online condolences may be sent to www.pioneerchapel.com.