Patricia (Bruning) Mankin passed March 17, 2019 after a long battle with Alzheimer's with her husband and two sons at her bedside.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Mae Bruning, Mary Lou S and Margot Wien.
Patricia is survived by her husband, Gordon Sr; and sons, Gordon Jr and Mark; along with her seven grandchildren; and her sister, Julie Schopp of St Louis, Missouri.
Patricia was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in Hastings, Nebraska. She graduation St. Cecilia High School. She attended University of Nebraska Omaha, graduating with elementary ed degree. She later attended the University of Nebraska Omaha, to obtain her Master of Science Speech Audiology degree.
She and her husband retired in Laguna Woods, California. Memorial Mass was held in Laguna Woods at St. Nicholas Catholic Church. Internment will be held at a later date at Greenwood Cemetery in Hansen, Nebraska.
She is sorely missed by the family.