January 7, 1942 - December 31, 2021
Patsy A. Binkley
Born on January 7, 1942 in Cincinnati, Ohio Passed away on December 31, 2021 with family around her.
Parents - John and Dollie Durham (deceased) Husband - Louis (Pete) Binkley, Jr (deceased) Sister - Sue Baker (deceased) Children - Ken (Karen) Allen, Lorie (Steve) Morris, Lisa Wilcher (Greg Boyles), Bonnie (Denny) Daulton, and Becky (John) DeVore. Loving Grandma to Andy (Kendal) Morris, Craig (Sarah) Morris. Loving Nana to Jessica Wilcher (Dylan Freeze), Jenna Wilcher (Kyle Forwith), Noah and Nathan Billingsley, Hanna and Allison Richards, and Michael and Christopher Victory. Pat dearly loved her extended family of great grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Pat grew up in Blue Ash, Ohio and attended Sycamore schools. After school, she worked for many years at Shillitos department store, as well as Safeco insurance, and a local printing company.
She and Pete were married in May of 1981. Both being of strong Christian faith they attended Milford Church of Christ where she became the church secretary until she retired. She and Pete enjoyed spending time with their church friends, including taking several family vacations with them. She was a volunteer at Matthew 25 Ministries and enjoyed playing mexican dominos with her girlfriends. For many years, she and Pete held season tickets to the Cincinnati Bengals games. They also loved taking long drives to Amish country to admire the beautiful craftsmanship and enjoy the delicious desserts.
After retirement, Pat embraced the role of a loving grandma and nana. She spent much of her time watching her grandchildren. She attended their music programs and school activities and cheered them on at their sports events. And when great-grandchildren came along, she continued sharing her love and sweetness with them. She and her warm heart and beautiful smile will be greatly missed.
Family will receive friends at Evans Funeral Home, 1944 State Route 28, Goshen, on Friday, January 7th from 10 AM until time of services held at 12 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate monetary contributions to the Pete Binkley Santa Claus Memorial fund. Donations can be made through GoFundMe ( https://gofund.me/e8985187), Venmo (@SANTA-PETE-1), or at LCNB bank.