Patricia J. Beckley of Middleburg, FL went home to be with her Lord Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the age of 90. Patricia (Pat) was born to the late Howard W. and Genevieve E. (Reed) Hoadley on March 17, 1928 in Orchard Park, NY.
She graduated from Orchard Park High School in 1945 and attended Nyack College. She spent many years as the pianist for West Falls Bible Church and Freedom Baptist Church. She was also the co-owner of the Yankee Doodle Drive-In Restaurant in Yorkshire, NY alongside her husband, Glenn. One of their favorite pastimes was gathering with friends and family around the campfire, playing guitar and singing at Odosagih Bible Conference.
She is survived by her husband, Glenn R. Beckley, who she married on March 26,1949 in South Buffalo; her children: Daniel (Marilyn) Beckley of East Concord, Linda (Robert) Arnold of Middleburg, FL, and Patricia Miller of Suffolk, VA; her daughter-in-law: Bambi Beckley of North Port, Fl and also survived by 15 grandchildren: Vicky Sanders, Daniel (Gina) Beckley Jr., Heidi Jo Holt (Timothy) Pike, James (Michelle) Beckley, Jeffrey Beckley, Robert (Jenette) Arnold Jr., Daniel (Melissa) Arnold, Elizabeth (Edward) Baldwin, Heather (David) Brennan, Heidi Miller, Michael (Kristie) Miller II, Hannah, Haley, David, and Jonathan Miller, 24 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her son - Earl Beckley; her sisters - Janet Peters and Lillian Hoadley.
A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held in Delevan Cemetery, Delevan, NY.
The family suggests memorials be made to Odosagih Bible Conference and Retreat Center at Odosagih.org.