Patricia “Pat” Stratton Gidden, 86, of Houston passed away on Thursday March 8, 2018. Patricia was born in Houston, June 8, 1931 to Ray and Lois Stratton.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents; beloved husband E.W. “Sonny” Gidden; brother Col. Ray Stratton; and son Evan Clay Gidden.
She is survived by her loving son Andrew Stratton “Drew” Gidden and wife Evelyn; grandchildren Mark Evan Gidden and Haley Marie Gidden, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Pat and her husband Sonny were charter members of Memorial Drive United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Bridge Builders Sunday School Class. Pat loved to spend time at the church and with her family.
A memorial service celebrating Pat’s life will held at 12:00 P.M. on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church, 12955 Memorial Drive Houston, TX 77079. A reception will follow the service in the Friendship Court, adjacent to the sanctuary. A private family graveside services will be held at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers please consider contributions in Pat’s memory to the Caring Forever Foundation at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church.