Patricia (Patsy) M. Stephen

Born: Fri., Apr. 1, 1927
Died: Mon., Mar. 29, 2021


11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Fri., Apr. 02, 2021
Location: Winchester Fieldhouse

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Fri., Apr. 02, 2021
Location: Winchester Fieldhouse

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Patricia (Patsy) M. (Wolfe) Stephen, 93, of Winchester, passed away peacefully at Reid Hospital in Richmond on Monday, March 29, 2021.  She was born on April 1, 1927 to Kenneth and Elsie (Shandy) Wolfe.

Patsy graduated from Lincoln High School in 1945. She married Gerald L Stephen March 30, 1946.  She worked at General Telephone, Randolph County Clerks office, and helped Gerald with the family farm.  She was a member of Mt. Zion Methodist Church and was a precinct committee member in Randolph County.

Patsy loved doing yard work, playing cards, and puzzles.  She was an avid fan of the Winchester Golden Falcons and loved attending any event to watch her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She was a great cook.

Patricia is survived by her daughter, Connie (Steve) Stump of Winchester; a daughter-in-law, Cathy (Tom) Stephen-Miller of Winchester; a brother, John Robert (Lana) Wolfe, Winchester; grandchildren, Shannon (Glenn) Hartley Fitzgerald, Princeton, NJ, Stephen (Katie) Hartley, Joshua Tree, CA, Stevie (Jenn) Sandifar, Stacy (Jeremy) Brandenburg, and Carrie (Dustin) Baldwin, all of Winchester; 13 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald in 2012; son Kellie in 2007; sister, Joan Shockley.

Special thanks to the staff of Summers Point for the excellent care they provided.

A service to celebrate Patsy’s life will be at 3:00 p.m., on Friday, April 2, 2021, at the Winchester Community High School Fieldhouse, in Winchester, with Pastor Robert Kiefert officiating.  Burial will follow at Fountain Park Cemetery.

Friends and family may call from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., on Friday, at the Fieldhouse.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Methodist Church, 2485 W. 400 N., Winchester, IN 47394 or the Stephen Family Scholarship Fund, c/o Randolph County Foundation, 120 W Washington St, Winchester, IN 47394.  Due to Covid 19, we kindly request that all guests wear masks and socially distance at all times. 

Walker Funeral Home in Winchester is entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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Tom D Byrum
   Posted Wed March 31, 2021
Sending my prayers for comfort to all of Patsy's family and friends.

Marsha Cockerill
   Posted Thu April 01, 2021

So sorry for the loss of your mother.

Marcia Davis Sproul
   Posted Thu April 01, 2021
Connie and family,
Sending condolences and remembering some wonderful times with the Stephen family. Float building, wiener roasts, MYF with Leroy and Elizabeth, lots of smiles, laughs and love. They were a big part of our youth. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Marcia Davis Sproul

Randi Rose
   Posted Thu April 01, 2021
So sorry for your loss Stephen family

Dan Thornburg
   Posted Thu April 01, 2021

A Dream in Pink was sent by Dan Thornburg .

Deepest sympathy to the Stephen Family. I have fond memories of my many visits to the Stephen Home many years ago. Dan and Becky Thornburg