Patricia A. Buchheit


Patricia Ann Buchheit, 71, of Valparaiso, Fla., formerly of Perryville, peacefully passed away Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Sept. 28, 1951 in Perryville to Elvest Henry and Victoria Emmalene (Behrle) Knott.
Patricia and Albert Joseph Buchheit were married August 8, 1970 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville. He survives her in Valparaiso, Fla.
Pat was a member of Christ Our Redeemer Catholic Church in Niceville, FL and a former member of St. Vincent de Paul Cahtolic Church in Perryville.
Pat was a home maker and a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved decorating cakes for all occasions and enjoyed trout fishing with Albert at Montauk State Park.
Other survivors include her daughter, Pamela Kay (Chris) Steele of Niceville, Fla; two brothers, Joseph (Mary Ruth) Knott of Piedmont, Okla, David (Judy) Knott of Rapid City, SD; sister, Brenda (Marshall)Thompson of Reeds Spring, Mo; three grandchildren, Lawrence Joseph Chronister II., Brianna Alexis Steele, Tyler Christopher Steele.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Melissa Ann Gibson; sister, Stella Polito.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022 and 8-10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 at Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville.
Rosary will be recited at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 at Ford & Young Funeral Home.
Funeral Service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022 at Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville with Deacon Direk Hunt officiating.
Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery in Perryville.
Memorial contributions may be given to Parkinson’s Foundation or St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
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Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.