College Place resident Patricia L. Walther, 75, passed away March 18, 2014, at her home.

Patricia was born Oct. 18, 1938, in Santa Rosa, Calif., to Herman and Ruby Brookins Dodd. On Jan. 1, 1976, she and Robert Walther married at the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Winnemucca, Nev. They moved to Walla Walla from Winnemucca in 1978.

Her greatest joy was helping others in need. She was a member of the Touchet Seventh-day Adventist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Robert, at their home; four daughters, Joyce, Sheila, Becky and Felicia; five sons, Sterling, Richard, Raymond, Wayne and Roy; one sister; one brother; 20 grandchildren;12-plus great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial celebrating Pat's life was held on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the Northside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1103 Dell Ave. in Walla Walla.