Patricia A. Rennie, 78, of Belvidere, passed peacefully on Thursday, September 24, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. Patricia was born May 6, 1937 in Rockford, IL; the daughter of James and Louise Fagan. Patricia married James Rennie in Rockford on July 7, 1956. Patricia worked in the cafeteria at Belvidere Jr. High School, but for the most part she was a domestic goddess. She owned P & J Trucking with her husband, James for many years. Patricia was a member of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Belvidere, IL. She loved gardening, ceramics, cooking, and golfing. Patricia adored her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She really enjoyed traditional holiday gatherings with her family. Patricia was a member of the VFW, and a former member of the Belvidere Moose Club. She was a diehard Chicago Bears fan.
Patricia is loved and will be missed by, 3 daughters, Debra (Peter) Crawford, of South Beloit; Christine Rennie, of Oceanside, CA; Mary Ekberg, of Rockford; 4 grandchildren, Jeremiah (Tasha) Crawford; Nicholas and Dustin Ekberg and Shannon (Rennie) Goodsell and husband, Dan; 4 great grandchildren, Kaitlynn and Amaya Crawford; Haven and Arra Goodsell, and one great-granchil on the way; brother, Patrick Fagan of Hazelhurt, WI; daughter-in-law, Lorie (David) Kubly of Rockton, IL. She is preceded in by her parents; husband, James; son, Michael; grandson, Travis Crawford; brother, Dugan Fagan.
Private services were held. Memorials to the family for a memorial fund to be established at a later date. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.andersonfcs.com
Private services were held