Obituary for Patricia "Pat" Kobbe (Kerns)
Patricia Elaine (Kerns) Kobbe
Grant City, Missouri
Patricia “Pat” Kobbe, age 72, Grant City, died Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph, Missouri.
Pat was born May 15, 1943 in Linneus, Missouri; the daughter of the late Clarence
Elaine and Mary Frances (Wade) Kerns.
She was united in marriage to C. Ralph Kobbe on August 3, 1975 at the Maysville United Methodist Church. To this union one son was born Kevin Kip Kobbe.
Pat was a graduate of Linneus High School, and Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri where she held a BS in Home Economics. She worked ten years for the University of Missouri Extension Service at Maysville; member of the Laclede United Methodist Church; Eastern Star; P.E.O; Worth County Chamber of Commerce; and currently was the Worth County Emergency Management Director for the state of Missouri. Pat was the bookkeeper and secretary for Kobbe Auction and Seed, Grant City.
Pat’s hobbies included being an avid reader and cooking. She was an outstanding cook taking many meals to those working on the farm.
Her survivors include: Husband Ralph, of the home, son Kevin (Lacy) Kobbe, and granddaughter Kimberlyn, all of Grant City; step-son Kenneth Kobbe, step-daughter Kristina Kobbe, 7 step grandchildren, 3 step great-grandchildren; her lifelong friend since college, Ada Lee (Tom) Craig, St. Charles, Missouri.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM, Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the Andrews-Hann Funeral Chapel where family visitation will be from 10-11AM prior to the services. Burial: Grant City Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established in Pat’s Name.