Patricia “Patty” Lois Matlock passed peacefully at home, surrounded by her family on April 8th, 2022. She was 82 years old and had been diagnosed with lung cancer in March, 2018. Born on April 17th,1939 to Randolph and Ruth Matlock in San Mateo, California, she was the youngest of three children and is preceded in death by both parents, her step mother, Ann, and her brothers Richard and Donald. She moved to Eugene, Oregon in 1973.
Patty was warm hearted, kind and enthusiastic about her faith in Christ. Beyond her love for family and friends, she was passionate about music and the arts throughout her life; she was known by many as a gifted pianist and as an actress. She studied the Bible diligently but was also interested in health, nutrition, and naturopathic medicine.
Patty is loved and will be missed by many. She is survived by her son Roger Wendover (Becca Solberg) and her daughter Kathy Mortier (Dave) and grandchildren: Justin, Royal, Cara, Kimberly and Brianna.
All are welcome to attend her celebration of life on Saturday, May 7th at 4 pm at Grace Fellowship, 834 Monroe St.