March 16, 1933 – January 10, 2021
Patricia Luscomb, 87, of Swansea, IL, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Mercy Rehabilitation and Care Center, Swansea, IL.
Patricia was born March 16, 1933 in East St. Louis, IL to Eugene V. and Elsie (Bratton) Menges.
She married John M. Luscomb Jr. and they shared 61 years together; he preceded her in death on September 16, 2019. She was also preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Eugene Menges Jr.
Surviving are her children, John M. Luscomb IV (wife, Petra) of Annapolis, MD and Susan Luscomb of St. Peters, MO; her three granddaughters, Natalie, Ella and Lexi; and one sister, Marion Griesedieck of Belleville, IL.
Before she and John were married, Patricia worked alongside her father Eugene in his floral shop. She married in 1958 and was a homemaker. She was devoted to her family and spent time volunteering in school activities with her children. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and was social in the Belleville Women’s Club. She went on to spend her life serving others, whether it be driving friends to their doctor appointments or delivering Meals on Wheels, she was always lending a helping hand. Patricia will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Additional condolences may be sent to the family through the online guestbook. The family has entrusted Lake View Funeral Home with arrangements. Interment will take place at a later date at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
January 16, 2021
Deepest Symphony to daughter Susan and son John and all the grandchildren.
Patty was a lovely and caring soul. She was a fond grandmother who adored the girls. We have been away from the area for many years but we saw Patty and John when we returned for visits. We were so sorry to hear of her passing.
January 15, 2021
Met Patricia through her husband, who was a good friend of my husband Charles. He and John were members together at the Fairview Heights Elks and became their caretakers of the landscaping. They were quite the characters together. Patricia was very sweet, somewhat reserved, but a lady in all respects. I enjoyed being with her. I was so sorry to read of her demise. Please accept my condolences.
January 12, 2021
Aw, Susan and Johnny. Mary told me about Aunt Patty having passed. I have many fond memories of Aunt Patty. She was always such a positive person and always seemed so glad to see me. Well, she’s up their with Uncle Johnny now and both look down on you and will watch over you forever💛