Patricia Ann Lively, 74, of Zanesville, passed to be with the Lord at 2:00 A.M. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born December 29, 1938, in Mahan, WV, a daughter of the late Lonnie and Geneva Potter Lafferty. She worked for 53 years as Secretary for Lively Drywall, and loved gardening both flowers and vegetables. Patricia was an excellent cook, enjoyed craft making, mowing grass, and she adored her porcelain doll collection.
Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Pat C. Lively, whom she married December 24, 1954, of the home; three daughters, Pam (Ursel) Leep of Zanesville, Phyllis (Michael) McNutt of New Concord, and Paula R. Lively of Zanesville; four grandchildren, Scott Lively, Michael (Heather) Noss, Clint (Kimberly) McNutt, and Alexis D. Roll; nine great grandchildren; six sisters, Mary (John) Wiley of WV, Joy (Frank) Cranfield of WV, Beatrice Bosley of Wakeman, OH, Rose (Kesslar) Bragg of WV, Libby (Biddle) Williams of WV, and Diane (Ronnie) Vento of MD; a brother Ronnie Lafferty of Zanesville; and a sister-in-law Barbara Lafferty of WV.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister Glema (Gene) Cogar; and a brother Beldon Lafferty.
Friends and family may call from 2:00-4:00 & 6:00-8:00 P.M. on Friday, April 19, 2013, at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, where funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, April 20, 2013, with Rev. Mary Jane Knapp officiating. She will be laid to rest at St. Paul Cemetery, Sonora, with Clint McNutt, Scott Lively, Michael Noss, Wally Gibbens, Ursel Leep, and Michael McNutt serving as pallbearers.
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