Patricia Schwab entered in to eternal rest on October 9, 2021 at the age of 82. Cherished daughter of the late John and Jane Pope; beloved wife of the late Dale Schwab who she spent 33 years of love and friendship beside; devoted mother of the late Charles J. (Barbara) Schaab, Jane (Mike) Dorlac, John (Myreen) Schaab, Mary (Richard) Hazel, Robert (Amanda) Schwab, Jeff (Jennifer Derecskey) Schwab, Pamela (Steve) Hoshield, Linda (Michael) Reitz, Kathy Kirchhoefer, Karen Baker, and Dale J. (Jamie) Schwab; cherished grandmother of 28 and great-grandma of 29; preceded in death by her brother John Pope; loving sister in law, cousin, aunt, and friend to many.
Pat above all loved her family. She was proud to be both a mother and wife but her most cherished titles were that of Grandma and Gram. Pat was steadfast in her Catholic faith and lived a life led by Christ. She was a Washington University graduate and to this day stayed in touch with her Rosati-Kain Alumni Sisters. Pat was a member of the Historical Society of Jennings, she lived in that area for many years. She was devoted to her work at Alcan Aluminums where she was EDI manager, served the company for 29 years. Pat enjoyed traveling. She had a creative side and enjoyed arts and crafts. She loved the St. Louis Cardinals and could always be found cheering on the Birds! In her later years she enjoyed a good game of bingo. She had a kind and giving heart. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society or St. Vincent De Paul Society.