Patricia Bienz, 79, Washington Court House, Ohio, passed away Jan. 19, 2014, at Fayette County Memorial Hospital, Washington Court House.
She was born Oct. 10, 1934, in Decatur, to the late Cecil and Vera Draper Gause.
Patricia had worked for Washington City Schools as a library aide for 25 years. Patricia was a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church, and loved to play bridge and watch basketball, especially the Indiana Hoosiers.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Eugene Bienz, in 2011; a son, Rick Bienz in 2012; two brothers, Kenneth and Paul Gause; and a sister, Mildred Hebble.
She is survived by a son, Jon M. Bienz of Charleston S.C.; and a daughter, Jenny (Craig) Breedlove of Washington Court House.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Washington Court House, with Reverend Gayle Hansen Browne officiating.
A gathering of friends and family will be held following the service in Story Fellowship Hall at the church.
Preferred memorial contributions may be made to the St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 733 S.R. 41 SW, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Morrow Funeral Home.