August 7, 1938 — May 16, 2022
Patricia L. Norris (nee Durec), of St. Peters, Missouri, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2022, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of Dick Gale Norris; devoted mother of Kari Ann (John W.) Fischer, Gina Marie Beiler, Debra Lee (Freddy) Gamboa; Tracy Jean (Rob) Huddleston, Victoria Jo (Matt) O'Leary, Lisa Burke, and Dan Norris; loving grandmother of 17 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren; dear sister of Roxanne (Keith) Powell; and precious aunt and friend to many. Patricia was preceded in death by her parents, Stephen and Lorraine Durec; her daughter, Laura Lynn Lugar; and her first husband, Joseph Anthony Lugar. Patricia enjoyed reading in her free time. Patricia was a truly kind woman who devoted much of her life to helping others. She volunteered often and opened her home to 28 foster children, always showing them love and support. Patricia was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Memorials may be made in Patricia's name to Bible League International.