Patricia "Pat" Holt (Tampow), born in St. Louis, MO on August 19, 1950, she passed away on November 5, 2019 at her home, after a long courageous battle with colon cancer. Preceded in death by her parents Elmer and Bella (nee Borrelli) Tampow.
She was married for 30 years to Donald W. Holt, whom passed away on April 18, 2019.
Beloved mother to Christine O'Neill and loving grandma to Ashley Province, Jenni Province, Lizzie Province and Makayla Province.
Mom grew up on The Hill and in Dogtown; she was a life long member of the Geaneological Society.
She started her carrier working at hospitals when she was teenager working in the cafeteria at St. Mary's, then later on as an OR nurse at MO Baptist and then she worked for St. Clare (formally St. Joseph) hospital for 30 years in the sterilization and decontamination department, where she met many wonderful co-workers and long time friends.
She leaves us with her love of all things purple, roses, star gazer lilies, peace lilies, fishing, lady bugs, hummingbirds, penquins, the St. Louis Cardinals and Blues hockey teams.
Memorial donations made be made to:
American Cancer Society
Mercy Hospice South
deGreeff Hospice House
Memorial service will be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 from 6pm-8pm at John L. Ziegenhein and Sons Funeral Home 7027 Gravois Ave, St. Louis, MO 63116. Please wear something purple, or Cardinals or Blues related in her memory.
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