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Patsy A. Elkins

March 8, 1941 - July 15, 2017

Patsy A. Elkins, age 76, of rural Hudson, died Saturday evening, July 15, 2017, at Hillsdale County Medical Care Facility. She was born March 8, 1941, in Detroit, MI, to the late Vauston and Tessie (Jackson) Elkins.

Patsy grew up in Hudson, and after earning her college education, she was employed for several years with McDonell-Douglas Aerospace Company, later known as Boeing. She lived and worked in Israel for many years before returning to Michigan. An animal lover, Patsy admired all creatures and nurtured countless pets at her home over the years. She also enjoyed spending time on the Internet, participating in various public forums on topics that interested her.

Surviving Patsy are a brother, Thomas Elkins of CA; two nephews, John K. (Deb) Elkins of Hudson and Tim Elkins of CA; a niece, Angie Paige of Big Rapids, MI; and several great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, John W. Elkins.

Patsy’s family welcomes friends to pay their respects at the Eagle Funeral Home in Hudson on Wednesday evening, July 19, 2017, from 5-8 p.m. Cremation will follow the visitation, and Patsy’s final resting place will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Hudson.

Memorial contributions in honor of Patsy can be made to the Greater Hillsdale Humane Society.



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