She was born November 10, 1926 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of Katherine and Russell Speaker.
She graduated from Convent of Sacred Heart high school, Atchison, Ks and St. Mary's College, Xavier, KS. She worked for Dr. Potter as a Lab Technician for many years. Patricia was preceded in death by husband, James Monach and her parents and a brother, Frederick Russell "Tris" Speaker.
Survivors include, son, R. Dennis (Joyce) Holman of Branson, MO, step-son, Greg (Gay) Monach of St. Joseph, MO, step-son, Stan (Joyce) Monach of Muretta, CA, seven, grandchildren, ten, great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm, on Friday, November 8, 2013 at Rupp Funeral Home. Father Evan Harkins officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Friday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Mount Olivet Cemetery. Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com.