Doris Alene Patrice

November 28, 1919August 21, 2018

Doris A. Patrice, 98, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at Sunnyview Care Center in Ankeny. Per her wishes, no services will take place at this time and Doris will be laid to rest with her husband Frank, at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.

Doris Alene was born November 28, 1919, in Corning, IA to Eldon and Alta Proctor. She was raised in Des Moines and went to North High School. Doris was united in marriage to Frank Patrice and they welcomed two children, Regina and Larry. Doris and Frank owned the Patrice Restaurant and Swizzle Stick in Des Moines until retiring in 1974. In her free time, Doris enjoyed gardening at their farm, crocheting and reading.

Doris is survived by her two children: Regina Van Meter of Ankeny and Larry Patrice of Pleasant Hill; along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother, Carl Proctor.


Doris Alene Patrice

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