Patricia “Patsy” Ann Guitreau, 73, of Hillsdale, Kan., passed away April 28, 2012 at Royal Terrace Nursing Home in Olathe, Kan.
Patsy was born Sept. 17, 1938 in White Hall, La. to Placide J and Velma (Vicknair) Tureau. She grew up in Louisiana, and moved to North Kansas City in 1972, to Spring Hill in 1977 and then to Hillsdale in 1995.
Patsy was a cosmetologist at “Patsy’s” for 15 years in Lake Louisiana, La.; she later operated Hillsdale Tavern in Hillsdale, Kan.
She was a member of the Classic Car Club where she enjoyed the meetings and tours. Patsy will be dearly missed by family and friends.
She was preceded in death by former husband Jack B. Watkins and her parents.
Patsy is survived by her children, Karla and husband Randy Burch, French Settlement, La., Karen Reeves, Hillsdale, Kan., Percy Richard Guitreau, Jr., Prairieville, La.; stepson, Thomas D and wife Glenda Watkins, Paola, Kan.; former husband Percy Guitreau; four grandchildren, Kristin, Damon, Brian and Timothy and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m., May 2, 2012 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial follows at Hillsdale Cemetery, Hillsdale, Kan. Memorial donations may be made to Vitas Hospice. Condolences may be sent to