Patsy J. Bryant


ROCK FALLS – Patsy J. Bryant, 77, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Rock River Hospice & Home in Sterling.

She was born March 29, 1940, in Flora, the daughter of Rex and Lola Marjorie (Rogers) Staley. She married Ronald Walls on April 29, 1962. She later married Curtis C. Bryant on Nov. 30, 1985, in Rochelle. He died Jan. 14, 2011.

Survivors include her daughter, Debra (Fred) Buse of Rock Falls; four grandchildren, Jeff (Kristina) Freas, Cassandra (Dustin) Sawyers, Edward Allison Jr., and Joshua Hoeller; six great-grandchildren, Angel Freas, Conner Freas, Kennedy Freas, Jace Freas, Jaxson Sawyers, and Kaylee Hoeller; and two sisters, Peggy Fredrickson of Montevideo, Minnesota, and Judy (Henry) Sanders of York, Nebraska.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Cerny, and her parents.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, and the funeral at 10:30 a.m. Friday at McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Ave., Rock Falls, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will be at Coloma Township Cemetery in Rock Falls.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in her memory may be directed to Rock River Hospice & Home in Sterling.