Private Memorial Services for Patricia F. White 84 of Fort Dodge will be held Tuesday at the Corpus Christi Cemetery in Fort Dodge. She died Sunday, June 16, 2013 at the Fort Dodge Villa Care Center.

Patricia E. White was born March 8, 1929 in Sioux City, Iowa to George E and Hermogen (Morin) Fowler. She grew up in Sioux City and attended schools there. She was united in marriage to Paul Smith and to this union one son, Denny was born. She later was united in marriage to Jerry White. Patricia lived in the Fort Dodge area most of her life where she worked at Larson’s Clothing and retired from Central Lab. Her greatest enjoyment was being a foster grandparent. Her hobbies included collecting elephants and going to garage sales. Pat was a member of Holy Trinity Parish.

She is survived by her son Denny (Brenda) Smith of Fort Dodge, three grandchildren; Michael (Sheila) Smith of Fort Dodge, Tyler Smith of Fort Dodge, and Josh (Alea) Smith of Rolla, MO. four great grandchildren; Tiffany, Kyle, Brittany and Zach and by one sister Ann Taylor of Omaha.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, and brother Robert Fowler.

Historic Bruce Funeral Home assisted family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to