BRASHER CENTER -- Waltraut (Wally) M. Patraw, 88, passed from her earthly home to be in the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, while under the care of Kindred Hospice in her Ormond Beach home.
All four of her children, Neil E. Patraw (Ormond Beach), Jeanene D. Roy (Ocala), Jill M. Tredo (Ormond Beach) and Shelly J, Patraw (Madrid, NY) were with her at the time.
Wally was born in Berlin Germany on April 27, 1929.
She was predeceased by five siblings, her husband, Lawrence J. Patraw (2005) and one son that passed at birth.
Wally is survived by her four children, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren with another great-grandchild due in September.
Twenty four years ago Wally and her husband moved from New York State to Ormond Beach, FL.
Wally’s passions were many. She loved her family and she nannied for the Jobulina family in Ormond Beach for many years.
She loved gardening in her yard and took extreme pride of maintaining her home inside and out. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and travelling to Europe to visit her family.
Her most recent enjoyment was spending time with her great-granddaughter Mackenzie.
She also loved the company of her sweet fur baby dog, Zoey Love, a little Yorkie.
A celebration of her life will be held at her home on Sunday, July 2, from 1 to 4 p.m. Please come to celebrate with her children.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Kindred Hospice, 171 N. Clyde Morris Blvd #130, Daytona Beach, FL 32117.
Final arrangements are being handled by Volusia Memorial Funeral Home, 548 North Nova Road, Ormond Beach, FL 32174.