On Monday, March 16, 2020, Patricia Inez Aust, 61, of Pulaski passed away at home after a long battle with illness and is reunited with her late husband, Michael Paul Weeks (Richmond); father, Glen Aust (Pulaski); and father and mother-in-law, Paul and Patsy Weeks (Radford).
Patricia leaves behind a large and loving family that include her mother, Peggy White Aust (Pulaski); brother, Richard Sr. (Betty) Aust (Midlothian); stepson, Matthew (Amity) Beasley (Springfield); stepdaughter, Meredith (Chris) Crookshanks (Christiansburg), 15 nieces and nephews, 7 great nieces and nephews, 2 step grandsons, 6 sister-in-law’s/brother-in-law’s. 4 adopted sisters/very close friends, Kathy (Ed) Holt (Richmond); Dorothy (Bill) Stinchcomb (Christiansburg); Mickey (John) Balconi (Hiwassee); Carolyn (Ernie) Bowen (Richmond) along with numerous other close friends and clients.
Patricia worked for 35 years in various medical practices as a Bookkeeper/Manager before becoming a massage therapist. Patricia’s hands and work helped heal her clients for the past 26 years. She was a member of Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals and was always learning new techniques for her clients who had special needs or were on Work Compensation due to injury or other illness.
Patricia enjoyed her hobbies, but most of all her passion for making personalized gifts, painting, scrapbooking, and decorating various homemade sweets.
Her special places, in her heart, were she relaxed, was Nag’s Head, NC; Myrtle Beach, SC; and Claytor Lake, VA.
Patricia was a past Elder of Anderson Memorial Presbyterian Church (Pulaski) and past member of Three Chopt Presbyterian Church (Richmond) were she taught Sunday school, worked with the youth groups and youth choirs.
A memorial service will be provided by Stevens Funeral Home Inc., Pulaski VA following the restrictions being lifted for the COVID-19. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Anderson Memorial Presbyterian Church, (319 Franklin Ave.) or PO Box 2349 Pulaski, VA 24301 or to Chalk Talk, (Rev. Dwight D. Haynes), 4582 Miller Lane, Pulaski, VA 24301.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, VA.