Patricia Wickline

SALEM – Patricia Mae (Riesen) Wickline, 73 of Salem, died at 5:44 PM Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center.

She was born on April 4, 1941 in Moultrie, Ohio, the daughter of the late Alfred and Marjorie Esther (Pryor) Riesen.

She and her husband managed apartments in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended the Trinity Friends Church and the Greenford Christian Church. Patricia enjoyed nothing better than a good game of cards and win against family members. She and her husband traveled, she liked to be out on the porch with her cup of coffee, eating a good hamburger off the outdoor grill. Leonard and her enjoyed music as he played the guitar and her on the drums. The times at Mary’s was special to her as was her watch and getting her nails done. The prettiest thing ever seen is the family together.

She is survived by her children, Ricky (Candy) Metzgar of Alliance, Sandra (Lee) Zehentbauer of Hanoverton, John (Mechelle) Metzgar of N. Canton, Scott Schrader of Mansfield, Ohio, a close friend of Michele who cared for Patricia, Harold Bright of W.Va., siblings, Mary Sanor of Kensington, Kathy (Steve) Perkins of Kensington, fourteen grandchildren, ten great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death on July 15, 1995 by her husband, Leonard Wickline, children Lisa Ann Metzgar and Michele Ann Mayle, siblings, Bruce, Jim, William, Jerry Riesen, Barbara Floor, Rose Schrader and Thelma Wise, twins Carol and Richard Riesen, a grandchild and a great grandchild.

Services will be on Saturday, 10 AM at the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Salem. The Rev. Dave Fishback will be officiating the services. A time of visitation will be from 6 to 8 PM Friday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to the Columbiana County Counseling Center or the American Cancer Society.

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