Patricia Jean Plank, 81, died at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at Franciscan Health Crawfordsville. She left for her Lord, and will be sadly missed.

She was born April 23, 1938, at Crawfordsville, to the late Lawrence and Mary (Richards) Fields. She was raised by her mother, Mary and step-father, Max Adams. She graduated from Hanover High School in 1956.

Patricia married Raymond Sills in 1957. They divorced. She married David Plank in 1967. He preceded her in death Oct. 12, 2010. 

She is survived by three sons, Bradley Sills, Scott Paxton and David Plank; daughter Brenda High; sister Kay (Lonnie) Shelton; two brothers, Larry (Sherry) Fields and Max Adams; and she was proud of her eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. 

She was hardly ever without a smile and was always laughing with the grandchildren. She lived life to the fullest and loved to travel, especially to the ocean.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17 at Sanders Priebe Funeral Care, 315 S. Washington St., Crawfordsville. Pastor Mike Whitaker will officiate. Burial will follow at Indian Creek Hill Cemetery. 

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