Patricia Mae Rine, age 85, of Moundsville, West Virginia, passed away peacefully on September 8, 2023, at Stonerise Nursing Home. She was born on May 27, 1938, in Gary, Indiana, to the late Charles and Esther (Myers) Wheat.
Patricia dedicated her life to serving others as a Registered Nurse. She worked at the VA Medical Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and also at the former Ohio Valley General Hospital. Patricia’s compassionate nature and dedication to her patients made a meaningful impact on their lives.
Outside of her professional life, Patricia found joy in her faith and family. She was an active member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness in Moundsville, where she found spiritual fulfillment and strength. Patricia’s devotion to her beliefs was evident in the way she lived her life.
Patricia is preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Esther Wheat; her brothers-in-law, Richard Beatty, Paul Rine, Elwood Howe; sister-in-law, Mary Rine; and her grandsons, Kevin “KD” David Rine. She leaves behind cherished memories in the hearts of her surviving loved ones, including her sister, Norene Beatty; her children, Kevin (Keta Lilley) Rine, Bradley Rine, and Brenda Rine; her grandchildren, Tracey (Luke) Nelson, Tony (Abby) Garrison and Bradley Jr. “BJ” Rine; and her great-grandchildren; Kailey Ruskin, Isaac and Zachary Nelson, Brittany, Anthony and Raelyn Garrison and Dakota and Adaleia Rine as well as sisters-in-law, Faye Howe and Joanne Rine.
She also leaves behind her brothers and sisters in faith, who were an integral part of her life.
As we mourn the loss of Patricia Mae Rine, let us remember her for her kind heart, unwavering faith, and love for her family. Her legacy of compassion and dedication will continue to inspire those who had the privilege of knowing her. May her soul find eternal peace.
Service and entombment will be held at Riverview Cemetery in Moundsville, WV on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at 2:00pm. Please consider donating to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness or the Marshall County Animal Shelter in memory of Patricia by clicking the links above.