Donations may be made to the Head Family
Patricia A. "Pat" (Bates) Head, 63, entered into rest on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at her DeSoto residence. Born on September 17, 1947 in St. Louis; she was the daughter of the late Dolan Harold & Helen Agnus (Hardin) Buchanan. Her husband, Kenneth David Head preceded her in death in June 2003.
Mrs. Head was a member of the Ladies VFW Post 1831 Auxiliary, Color Guard of DeSoto. She enjoyed spending time with her kids and grandkids and watching movies. She was a CNA for the Fountainbleau Nursing Center in Festus.
Survived by son, Robert Bates of St. James; daughter, Cynthia Bates of DeSoto; grandchildren: Anthony, Selena, Jon, Alex and Cameron; great-grandchildren: Antony and Mykal; and brother, Jerry (Paulette) Buchanan of Arnold.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and a brother, Fred Buchanan.
VFW Ladies Auxiliary Service at 6:00pm on June 24, 2011 at Mahn DeSoto Chapel.