Patricia Marie “Patty” Britton-Erber, age 70, of McHenry, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry.
She was born March 17, 1947 in Chicago to Harry and Opal (Copenhagen) Akers. She married William “Bill” Erber on April 27, 2016, after being together since 1990.
Patty worked as a caregiver in the home health field for Caregivers of Woodstock. In 2004, Patty opened her own custom monogram and embroidery shop called “Sew Sew Sew” in addition to being a loving and doting grandmother.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Erber; a son, Grady L. Tishue of Maryland; a grandson, Joshua S. Kelley; a brother, Harry M. (the late Lucy) Akers Jr. of Fort Smith, Arkansas; and a sister, Naomi Warner of Walworth, Wisconsin.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Donald Akers.
Friends may visit with her family from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9th, 2018, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050.
For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for her family.