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Patricia M. Hamilton, age 78, of Holloway died at 9:35 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2013 in Cumberland Pointe Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, Ohio. She was born in Holloway, Ohio December 5, 1934, daughter of the late Maynard “Zeke” Rankin and Elsie Piper Rankin.

Her husband, Robert Wayne Hamilton, died in August 1, 1973. They were married November 17, 1952. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a son, Lawrence “Ern” Hamilton on October 20, 2005; a sister: Bertie Taggart; two brothers: Harry Rankin and Stanley Rankin.

Services were held on Tuesday, May 28 in Koch Funeral Home, 216 S. High Street, Freeport. Burial followed in Rock Hill Cemetery, Flushing Township, Belmont County, Ohio.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.