Patty D. Mertens
Residence: Buffalo, Indiana
Died: Thursday, April 23, 2020
Location: 10:53 a.m., at the Indiana University Health, Arnett Hospital of Lafayette, Indiana, with her family by her side.
 
 
Age: 68
Date of Birth: Thursday, July 19, 1951
Birth place: Warren, Ohio
 
 
Father: Charles "Charlie" Adkins  
Mother: Elizabeth ( Gee ) Adkins  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Patty had lived in the Buffalo, Indiana, area since 1986, coming from Belmont, Kansas.
Funeral Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Funeral Location: 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 28, 2020, Celebration of Life Graveside Service at the Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Doug McCombs
Burial will take place: Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Indiana, and open to the public.
Visitation will be: Due to the COVID 19 Pandemic visitation will be Private for the Family only. Graveside Service will be open to everyone at the Buffalo Cemetery of Buffalo, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Patty passed away from a lower GI bleed. She worked at the Liberty Landfill of Buffalo and was known as “Patty Packer.” Patty enjoyed, crocheting, gardening, and canning all her gardening goodies. She especially loved and enjoyed having her grandchildren, and great grandchildren coming to “Meme and Papaw’s” house. Patty was the best and greatest wife, mom, grandma, great grandma, and sister.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to LeRoy A. Mertens. Envelopes will be available at the cemetery or can be mailed to the Miller - Roscka Fuenral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Marriage Information: On July 28, 1979, in Kingman, Kansas, she married LeRoy A. Mertens; he survives.
Survivors include:
Husband,
LeRoy A. Mertens of Buffalo, Indiana;

Ten (10) Children,
Cindy of Wichita, Kansas,
Curtis Mertens of Willadale, Kansas,
Kathy of Dallas, Texas,
Craig Mertens of Zenda, Kansas,
Wendy Mertens of Wichita, Kansas,
Robert "Rob" (wife Brandi) Mertens of Kingman, Kansas,
Patrick "Pat" (wife Rachael)Conn of Monon, Indiana,
Richard Conn of Buffalo, Indiana,
Steve Mertens of Kingman, Kansas, and,
Rodney "Red" Conn of Buffalo, Indiana;

Twenty - Three (23) Grandchildren;

Fourteen (14) Great Grandchildren;

Sister,
Shirley (husband Dick) Watts of Buffalo, Indiana;

Aunt,
Jeanette Hoffman of St. John, Indiana;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Charles "Charlie" and Elizabeth (Gee) Adkins;

Daughter,
Constance "Connie" Wheeldon;

Three (3) Sisters;

Niece,
Heather Massey.



Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.