Mary "Rosie" Patten, 67, passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021. She was born October 1, 1954 in Chicago, IL.
Mary served in the US Army for 8 years. She worked as a bus driver for the City of Wichita and a bus monitor for USD 259.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Catherine Wilburn; and siblings, Paul Wilburn, Jr., James Wilburn, Joe Wilburn, Benny Patten, Vesta Patten, Dolores Fryhoover, Frances Armbrust, and Geneva Wilburn. Mary is survived by her husband, Michael Chavez, Sr.; son, Michael Chavez, Jr.; grandchildren, Jessica Chavez, Jenny Chavez, Brandon Chavez, and Pete Chavez; great-grandchildren, Cason Gore, Amaya Crosby, Finley Gore; and Saturn Ridell; and siblings, Glen Patten, Dennis Patten, Otis Patten, Pauletta Fife, Reba June Wilburn, Carolyn Wilburn, Nancy Wilburn, and Loretta Chappell.
Memorial Service: 10:00 am, Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Reflection Pointe Funeral & Cremation Services, 3201 S. Webb Rd., Wichita, KS 67210.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.