Stokes, Patricia Ann (Zacher) of Elgin Manor, passed away peacefully, on Monday, December 5th, 2016, at her residence, at the age of 77. Beloved wife of the late William James Stokes (2009) and dearly loved mother of Rhonda (Steve Crocker), Cheryl (Randy Brown), Rochelle Hoffer (Charlie) and the late Victor Stokes (2006). Dear sister of Robert and Alan Zacher. Predeceased by 3 brothers Edward, Bill and Keith Zacher. Dear grandmother of Todd, Brian, Jarrett, Tara, Darren, Danielle, Erin and Randy and great grandmother Blake, Jessica, Sienna, Ethan, Jaden, Ashley, Emma, Madison and Mia. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Pat started out working as a telephone operator, then Essex Wire, Eaton Yale and Thermodisc. She was an associate member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 41. Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angels’ Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Elgin Manor Recreation Fund.