Virginia M. Mason, better known to friends and family as "Pat", of Newport, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
She was born March 23, 1928, in Shreveport, La. She was the daughter of Clint and Mary Leticia Davis.
Pat was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert P. Mason. She is survived by three sons, Mark and his wife Joy of Boulder City, Nev. and their daughters, Paige and Ashley of Henderson, Nev., Keith and his wife Susan, daughter, Elizabeth, sons Matthew and Benjamin of Marietta, Ohio, and Loren and his wife Kay, daughter Lauren and son Steven of Waverly, W.Va. She is also survived by a sister, Mary Kathleen Pilewski of Salem, W.Va.
Pat was a member of the Pine Grove Baptist Church of Parkersburg, as well as an avid animal lover. She loved working crossword puzzles, especially the New York Times puzzles. But, she really enjoyed baking; desserts, cakes, pies and cookies for friends and family.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, Rev. Chuck Farrell will officiate the service at the Pine Grove Baptist Church.
We are requesting donations be made to the Humane Society of the Ohio Valley, 1210 County House Lane, Marietta, OH 45750.
An online guest register is available at www.ingramfh.com