Patricia May Deason -- Eyota

EYOTA -- A memorial service for Patricia May Deason was Aug. 9 at the American Legion hall in Sylmar, Calif. No local service is planned.

Mrs. Deason, 74, of Sylmar, formerly of Eyota and Rochester, died Aug. 3, 2002, at her home.

Patricia May Curran was born Oct. 2, 1927, in St. Paul, lived in Rochester as a child and later in Eyota, where she attended high school. During her adult life she lived in California and operated a dry cleaning business until retirement. Active in the American Legion Auxiliary, she was a past district president and served as president of the Willis A. Rowe unit.

Survivors include her husband, Leo Deason; a daughter, Kathleen Faulconer of Sylmar; two sons, Bartley of California and Daniel of Nevada; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and four brothers, Rodney Curran of Eyota, James Curran of Falls Church, Va., Jerome Curran of Costa Mesa, Calif., and Kenneth Curran of Glendale, Calif. She was preceded in death by a son, a sister and a brother.

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