Patricia Ann “Pat” Whitely
May 5, 1944- September 24, 2016
Patricia Ann Whitely, loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grand mother, sister, and friend, went home to be with Jesus surrounded by loved ones on September 24, 2016.
Born in Annapolis, Maryland on May 5, 1944 to the late Bertie Moreland Dove and Bill Hardesty.
Pat is survived by her husband of 52 years, Rodney K. Whitely, Sr. Together they raised three children. Rodney K. Whitely, Jr. (Dorothy), Karen Dupree (David), Kathy Shooks (Robert).
The greatest joy of Pat’s life was being Nanny to her wonderful grand children and great grandchildren. Rodney Whitely III (Hollie), Allison Hall (Ben), Jennifer Keyton (Zachary), Christopher Dupree, Ryan Dupree, Emily Shooks, Hannah Shooks, Nicholas Shooks, Michael Shooks, Cassidie Hall, Haylie Walk, Anthony Walk, Maya Dupree and Sadie Hall. She devoted the majority of her life to taking care of her family and anyone else she came in contact with.
Her surviving siblings are Sandy Duley (Rodney), Shirley Dove, Paul Dove (Annie) and many nieces, nephews and extended family whom she loved dearly.
Pat was an active member of First Baptist Church of Upper Marlboro for many years and she dearly loved and enjoyed her Sunday School Connections Class.
In lieu of flowers family suggests donations to the FBCUM Deacons Fund to minister to families in need.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016