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Patricia "Patty" Walzem

December 16, 1964 ~ November 30, 2023 (age 58) 58 Years Old

Patricia "Patty" Walzem Obituary

          Funeral services for Patricia “Patty” Walzem, 58, of Huntington, will be held Saturday, December 2, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin.

          Patty was born on December 16, 1964, in Houston, Texas, to Benjamin Joseph Walzem and Mary Virginia (Vanston) Amerson, and died Thursday, November 30, 2023, in Houston.

          Patty was a very devout Christian and followed the Word as it was in the Bible. She was a loving person who always put others before herself. Although Patty was lovingly bossy she had a way of drawing people together.  She enjoyed dancing and socializing. Patty was a very hard worker and never gave up. She loved her dogs, especially her fur babies, Lady, Gidget, and Rusty.

          Patty is survived by her parents, Mary and Gary Amerson of Huntington; brother, Robert Walzem of Huntington; brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Mona Lisa Norton of Pearland, TX; brother and sister-in-law, Gary L. and Melissa Amerson of Conroe, TX; sister, Dawn Amerson of Riverside, CA; aunt, Valarie Aaron of Hayward, CA; along with numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, and uncles.

          She was preceded in death by her father, Benjamin Walzem; grandparents, Louis and Ottie Walzem, and Robert and Virginia Vanston.

          Honorary pallbearers will be Chrissy Powell, Stephanie Blankenship, Dea Albertson, and Ginger Gabbard.

          Special memorials may be made to the Winnie Berry Animal Shelter, 1102 N. John Redditt Dr, Lufkin, TX 75904 or to Kurth Memorial Animal Shelter (Vetting Fund), 1020 McGregor Dr. Lufkin, TX  75904.

          Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 2, 2023, at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin, prior to the funeral service.

          Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.


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December 2, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Shafer Funeral Home
600 N. John Redditt Dr.
Lufkin, TX 75904-0353

Funeral Service
December 2, 2023

2:00 PM
Shafer Funeral Home
600 N. John Redditt Dr.
Lufkin, TX 75904-0353


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