Patricia Ellen Shanks Keezer DeVoe Wednesday, October 17, 1934 - Tuesday, May 23, 2017


Patricia Ellen Shanks Keezer DeVoe, 82, of Delmar, passed away on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 after a long illness.  She was born in Albany and lived all over the world, most recently in Largo, Florida before returning to Delmar.

Patricia is survived by her husband, Loren DeVoe of Delmar, her brother, Charles Shanks of Largo, Florida, her children, Duane (Sharon) Keezer, Wayne (Gail) Keezer, Deborah (Neil) Larson, Diana (Theron) Dell, Roberta (Thomas) Marsh, Wanda Keezer, Laura (Roger) Whan, Benjamin (Debra) Keezer, Christine Miller.  Her step-children; Richard DeVoe, Wendy Drumm, Karen Ludwick, Deborah Henrikson, Laurie MacDowell and Todd DeVoe.  And MANY, MANY grandchildren and great-grandchildren!  She was predeceased by daughter, Dona Keezer.

Services will be held on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, from 4pm until 8pm at the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers please send donations to:  VFW Post 3185,, 404 Delaware Ave., Delmar, NY  12054.   

Join us on Friday, May 26, 2017 - 3:45pm

Gram, you will forever be missed. We are all who we are because of all the time and love you gave each of us. I love and miss you everyday. <3

Chrissie and family,  We are so very sorry for your loss.  Prayers and thoughts are with you at this very difficult and sad time. Cathy and Don Barrows

love and miss you, gram. Those pipes and bikes will be there, I promise

Pat was the best mom/mother- in-law in the whole world for 36 + adventurous years! I loved her from the start, not one harsh word between us, ever. We were blessed and honored to get so many wonderful years and memories with this remarkable woman, we all will miss you dearly ma, rest well