Patricia I. Hernandez, 70, of Crawfordsville passed away Tuesday evening, Aug. 13, 2019, at home.

Patricia liked to crochet, do crossword puzzles and collect knick-knacks. She attended Fremont St. Baptist Church. She worked as a sorter for the Salvation Army.

Born May 12, 1949, at Chicago, she was the daughter of Thomas Fiedor Jr. and Shirley I. Bastyr Fiedor. She attended school in Chicago.

Surviving family includes: two daughters, Gigi Sowin of Crawfordsville and Mirian Hernandez of Chicago; four grandchildren, Gigi Bocian, Nicole Gomez-Sosa, Jacqueline Bennici and Andrea Gomez; four great-grandchildren, Andrew, Audrey, Samantha and Vivian.

Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19 at Fremont Street Baptist Church, with services starting at 3 p.m., led by Pastor Dan Aldrich. Burial will take place at 1 p.m. local time (2 p.m. Indiana time) on Tuesday at Fairview Cemetery in Northlake, Illinois. Burkhart Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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