Velma Pauline “Pat” Wignall, 94, formerly of Ottumwa, died at 6:25 p.m. January 19, 2023 at Shawnee Colonial Estates in Shawnee, OK.
She was born June 4, 1928 in Centerville, IA to Paul and Pearl Matherly Sales. Pat married Keith D. Wignall on February 19, 1949 in Centerville and he preceded her in death on August 28, 1993.
Pat had attended a cosmetology school in Moline, IL. She had been a resident of Oklahoma for the past 9 years and Sullivan, IL 20 years prior, but Ottumwa was always home. She enjoyed gardening, flowers and loved her cats, she especially enjoyed time with her grandchildren and she loved Jesus.
Surviving are her daughters, Kathleen Paula (Mitch) Hunter of Meeker, OK and Violet Ellen Shindelar of Sullivan, IL; son-in-law, Gary Shindelar; 7 grandchildren, Danielle Shindelar, Joshua Shindelar (fiancée Kimberly), Michelle Hunter, Zachary Wignall (Kelcy) Hunter, Robert Shindelar, Jennifer (Alan) Weber and Katie (Ryan) Lefeber; 3 great-grandchildren, Tessa Faye Shindelar, Gabriel David Shindelar and Blaise Davon Moore; 4 brothers, Lee, Jimmy, Billy and Larry Sales; special sisters-in-law, Marie Sales and Burnita Sales; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 4 brothers, Charles, Claudie, Donald and Ronald Sales.
Visitation with the family present to greet friends will be 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, January 27th at Reece Funeral Home.
Graveside services and burial will be 3:30 p.m. Friday at Shaul Cemetery.