Born 9-24-26 died 1-25-19. Preceded in death by husband, Howard ("Pat", "Mick") of 46 years; parents, Modesta and Celo (Joe) Ali, and brother, Albert of Grass Valley, CA. Survived by her adoring children, Alison Jo Patrick I and Howard Allen III ("Hooty"); beloved sister, Soyla Benuzzi of Porterville CA; cousins, Josephine Perry, Virginia Hedges and Rose McCrory, sisters-in-law, Patricia (Patsy) Anderson and Gayle (Wayne) Stewart; and a host of friends and many loving nieces and nephews. Mama loved gardening, crossword puzzles and reading. Her favorite authors were Steinbeck, Dickens and Morrison. Her children knew not to call between 6:00 and 7:00 unless “…bleeding or in jail” because THE WHEEL was on. Rite of Christian Burial 11:00 AM Saturday, February 2, 2019 St James Episcopal Church On The Parkway, 3225 Minnehaha Pkwy Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55417. Luncheon to follow at the Patrick residence. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers to Sharing and Caring Hands and Union Gospel Mission.
Sharing and Caring Hands
Union Gospel Mission.