Patricia Fries was born Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, 1931, to Franklin and Frieda Somers. Pat lived a wonderful, full life.
Pat is survived by her two sons, Gary (Roberta) Lehman and their son, Nick Lehman, and Randy (Brenda) Lehman and their children, Lauren (John) Snyder, Kelly, Grant and Tiffany Lehman; her brother, Jim Somers; many nieces and nephews; stepchildren; and great-stepgrandchildren.
Pat will always be remembered for all of her fabulous munch-outs and great family times. She loved her family and friends dearly and time with them was always the highlight of her day. She loved to bake cookies with her grandkids and play Christmas songs on the piano. She sold Mary Kay for decades and will always be remembered as "The Mary Kay Mama."
Friends may call at O.R. Woodyard Co. Northwest Chapel, 2990 Bethel Road, Columbus, from 4 p.m. until the time of her funeral at 7 p.m. today, July 26, 2013.
Graveside committal services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Farewell Retreat Cemetery, Republic.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may
be made to the Arthur James Cancer