Patricia Marie Gregory of Osceola died unexpectedly Jan. 17, 2021, at Regions Hospital from complications due to a heart attack. She was 68. 

Patricia was born on Dec. 26, 1952, to Eugene and Ruby (Colley) Gregory in Rock Island, Ill. In 1961 her family moved to St. Mary’s Point, Minn., then in 1994 she moved to Osceola. She attended Stillwater High School graduating class of 1970. Patricia started working at the Ford plant and then driving school bus for the Stillwater area for 20 years, retiring early due to health issues. 

Patricia loved horses, Cher, garage sales, sitting on the deck enjoying the nature, drinking her Pepsi and sitting around the fire pit. She will be missed.

Patricia is preceded in death by her parents, Eugene and Ruby and sister, Linda Gregory. 

Patricia is survived by her four brothers and two sisters; Colleen Garza of Arkansas, Eugene Gregory of West Virginia, Gail (Vicky) Miller of Illinois, Dennis Miller of Illinois, Jane Miller of Plain Field, Wis., and Joe Miller of Illinois; very special friend, Peggy Taylor of Osceola; many nieces, nephews, great- nieces and nephews and friends. 

A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., March 6, at the Grandstrand Funeral Home in Osceola. Interment will be held in the spring in Oquawka, Ill. Condolences may be expressed online at

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