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Patricia Ann Longbrake Clay (Oakley)
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Patricia Ann Longbrake Clay, 83, of Santa Fe, OH, passed away, Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. Patricia was born on August 5, 1933 in Stokes Twp, Logan Co, OH to the late Daniel H. Jr. and Evelyn C. Cummins Oakley. She was preceded in death by her first husband Lester Longbrake in December of 1993. On June 30,1994, she married Richard Clay and he preceded her in death in December of 2015. She was also preceded in death by a son, Daniel Longbrake and two brothers, Joe Oakley and Jack Oakley. She is survived by three children, Larry (Dorothy) Longbrake, Huntsville, OH, Carol (William) Dabe, Bellefontaine, OH, and Chris (Terry) Lykins of Santa Fe, 11 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, and three sisters-in-law, Rose Mary Shroyer, Ellen Oakley of Santa Fe and Kay Oakley of New Knoxville, OH. Patricia formerly worked at Holloway Sportswear, Gems Sportswear and also for Indian Lake Manor. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, tending to her flower garden, caring for her pet birds and cooking. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and grandchildren. A funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday December 20, 2016, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 South Main Street, Lakeview. Visitation will be on Monday, December 19th, from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire, OH. In lieu of flowers contributions may be given in Patricia’s name to a hospice of the donor’s choice. Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Shoffstall Funeral Home - South Chapel

205 South Main Street
PO Box 477
Lakeview, OH 43331





1:00 PM
Shoffstall Funeral Home - South Chapel

205 South Main Street
PO Box 477
Lakeview, OH 43331

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Walnut Hill Cemetery

State Route 385
New Hampshire, OH 45870


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