Patricia JoAnn (Bennett) Populorum

June 30, 1938 ~ September 14, 2019 (age 81)


Patricia JoAnn Populorum

Age 81 of Mineral Wells, Texas, passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Mineral Wells Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center.

Born June 30, 1938 in Coal City, Illinois, Patricia JoAnn was a daughter of Charles Edwin and Ruth R. (Foster) Bennett. She was raised and educated in Wilmington and went on to marry Richard Carl Populorum, who preceded her in death on April 29, 2010. Throughout the years, Patricia resided in Elgin, Illinois, as well as Russellville, Kentucky before settling in Mineral Wells, Texas.

Survivors include her son, Keith (Donna) Populorum; daughter, Vicky Lyons; brother, Stephen Foster (Jeanine) Bennett and Jill Marquita (Michael) Clem; sister-in-law, Janet (Roy) Robb and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Richard, and one brother Walter Bennett.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

The family will gather for a memorial service at Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 East Kahler Road in Wilmington on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Brad Shumaker will officiate, and inurnment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Wilmington, where Patricia will be laid to rest with her late husband Richard.

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Cremation services and memorial arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Baskerville Funeral Home in Wilmington. (815-476-2181)

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Memorial Service
September 29, 2019

2:00 PM
Reeves & Baskerville Funeral Homes
700 East Kahler Road
Wilmington, IL 60481


Oakwood Cemetery - Wilmington
700 Williams Street
Wilmington, IL 60481

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