ROCHELLE — Patricia L. Troxel, 70, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Patty was born on Oct. 7, 1950 to Edwin C. and Edna Mae (Atkinson) Williams in Rochelle. On Oct. 28, 1988, she married William H. Troxel, Jr. in Rochelle. He preceded her in death on July 16, 2009 along with her parents, son, Timothy Smith, step daughter, Jeneen Troxel and two brothers: Lowell and Russell Beck.
Patty is survived by two daughters: Christina (Adam) Smith-Espitia of Rochelle and Susie (Corey) Kreider of Rochelle; three step daughters: Dayna, Deanna and Jan; brother, Chuck Beck; three sisters: Doris (Larry) Bolhous, Bonnie Bamborough and Carolyn (Don) Williams; and nine grandchildren: Kory, Joseph and Kaylyn O’Toole, Taylor and Trent Kreider, Saige and Skylar Hippelli, Devyn Absher and Ambra Walker.
The visitation will be from 5 - 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 13 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St., Rochelle. The funeral service will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 14 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Trinity Memory Gardens in Rochelle. A memorial will be established. Visit www.ungerhorner.com to sign the online guest book.