Patricia Dale Turk, age 76, died unexpectedly in her home on September 30, 2021 and went to be with our Lord and Savior. She is survived by her beloved husband, Dave Turk, her step-son, James Turk (Nicole) , both of Pendleton , her step-daughter, Teresa Swiger (Kevin) of Milton Freewater and her Brother, Kalin Shockey (Loretta), and her sister, Cheryl Pollock, both of Eltopia, WA.
Pat was recently retired from Byrnes Oil as Accounts Receivable and thoroughly loved following fellow travelers online, and traveling in their motorhome every opportunity she could with her husband Dave.
Pat was a devoted Christian and member of the Pendleton Baptist Church.
Pat was a 1963 graduate of Connell High School in Washington State. She went on to attend Columbia Basin College and then transferred to Central Washington University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Spanish and minoring in English. She was a school teacher early on in her career.
Pat loved her family very much. She was a selfless mom, and a devoted wife, a beloved sister, aunt, grandma, great-grandma, and friend. She loved skiing, and she loved the outdoors, arts, crafts, sewing and music. She sang in her church choir, and especially enjoyed taking her paintbrush to a canvas.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents Irene and Olen Shockey.
Memorial Service will be held at Pendleton Baptist Church in Pendleton, Or on October 9th at 10am. Reception services of a potluck style will be held afterward in the basement of the church. She will be laid to rest at the City View Cemetery in Pasco Wa.
In lieu of flowers the family is asking that donations be made in her name to the Pendleton Baptist Church at 3202 SW Nye St in Pendleton, OR 97801.
Arrangements are with Pendleton Pioneer Chapel, Folsom-Bishop. Online condolences may be sent to www.pioneerchapel.com.
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