Patty Louise (Russell) Garner
July 11, 1941-November 10, 2018
Patty Louise (Russell) Garner passed away on the morning of November 10, 2018, at the age of 77. Patty was born on July 11, 1941 in Hanford to Clara Belle and Elic Russell. She lived the majority of her life in Hanford, California. She married Joe Archuleta at the age of sixteen and together they had a son, Terry. She later married Leonard Garner whom had a son, Tim, and together Leonard and Patty had a daughter, Denise.
Patty worked her entire adult life, mostly as a food service worker at Sacred Heart Hospital, Lemoore Naval Air Station and eventually retiring from the Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Patty always had an open door, sharing her home with several family members over the years. Patty had a lot of joys in her life, but possibly none deeper than the love she had for her dogs.
Patty was preceded in death by her parents; Clara, Elic and Hadley, all of her brothers and sisters and also her son, Terry Archuleta. She is survived by her daughter Denise (Ralph) Alcala, daughter in law Roberta, step-son Tim (Kathy) Garner, four grandchildren; Kelsey Alcala, Erin (Matt) Gonzales, Eric “Archie” (Maddie) Archuleta, Cory Archuleta and two great-grandchildren; Madix and Monroe Archuleta.
The family would like to invite you to a Celebration of Life which will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 11:00 am at the Hanford Elk's Lodge. Food and drinks will be provided. All that would like to attend are welcome.