Patricia Ann Carleton

December 19, 1929November 7, 2018

Patricia (Pat) Ann Carleton, age 88, of Independence, MO, passed away on November 7, 2018.

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Floral Hills Funeral Home & Cemetery, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO. Burial will immediately follow the funeral. Pastor Greg Morris will be conducting the funeral service. A Visitation will be held prior to the funeral service at 11:00am. Members of the family and friends are invited to attend. All funeral arrangements are being handled by Floral Hills.

Pat was born in Kansas City, MO. on December 19, 1929. She attended Northeast High School.

Pat was married to Walter H. Carleton, Jr. on January 25, 1947. They were married for 38 years until Jr’s untimely death in 1986.

Pat worked as a Supervisor for Torotel Electronics until her early retirement in 1979. She enjoyed sewing and making quilts.

Pat is preceded in death by an infant son who died on her birthday December 19, 1947. She is also preceded in death by her son, Richard, who died in 1979.

Pat is survived by her 2 sons & their families, Walter H. Carleton III and David L. Carleton; 3 grandchildren, Dena (Carleton) DeForest, Michael & Scott Carleton & their families; 3 great-grandchildren, Lindsey Hatfield, Coleman Hatfield & Starr Allena Carleton & 1 great-great-grandchild, Tatum Marie Ware.

In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made to Crossroads Hospice, 14310 E. 42nd Street South, Unit 600, Marketplace Shopping Center, Independence, MO. 64055. The family would like to thank Crossroads Hospice for all of the loving care & attention that they provided to our mother during these last few months.


  • Randy Carlton (nephew)
  • James Parker (nephew's husband)
  • Mark Schumacher (friend of family)
  • Clyde Pence (nephew)
  • Rodney Smith (cousin)
  • Robert J. Raveill (nephew)

  • Crossroads Hospice


  • Visitation Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Committal Service Monday, November 12, 2018

Patricia Ann Carleton

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