Patricia Rockwell
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Obituary of Patricia Darlene Rockwell

Patricia Darlene Rockwell passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on May 31, 2018. She was 73 years old.

Patricia was born November 14, 1944 to parents William and Gretchen Gliddon, in Wenatchee, WA. She was one of eight children. She graduated from Tonasket High School in 1963 and spent many years in Bridgeport, WA.  She was a 10-year resident of Vancouver, WA.

Patricia worked as a beautician for several years in Bridgeport, but devoted most of her time to raising her children.  She was a special and caring mother and grandmother, and had a kind spirit that drew people to her. 

She is survived by her husband of 42 years, William "Mike" Rockwell at home; her three sons: Matthew (wife Cheri) Clarkson of Camas, WA, Eric (wife Neva) Clarkson of Wauconda, WA, and Casey (wife Rebecca) Mills of Harrah, WA; her two daughters: Michele Rockwell and Denise Rockwell of Bellingham, WA; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; her two brothers: Rock (wife Darlene) Gliddon of Republic, WA, and Clancy (wife Jackie) Gliddon of Wauconda, WA; as well as her sister Sonna Lee Nixon (husband Don) of Colville, WA. Patricia was preceded in death by her two daughters: Melissa Preston and Renee Rockwell as well as her parents, her twin brother, Michael, brothers Reginald and Dwayne and sister Cheryl Gere. 

There will be no services per her request. Burial will be at the Wauconda Cemetary.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Brown's Funeral Home. To sign the online guestbook or leave a condolence, please visit


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