Patricia Hockin recently celebrated her 90th birthday. She was born Jan. 6, 1924, in Punxsutawney.
The youngest of three children, her parents were George and Edna Mae Snyder.
On June 30, 1943, she married James W. Hockin. James died on July 29, 2013, after 70 years of marriage.
Her family includes three daughters: Carol and husband Jim Minor, Connie and husband Tony Reid, and Claudia and husband Greg Trout; two sons: David and Richard (wife Millie); 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Patricia celebrated her birthday with family and friends at Pie Cucina restaurant, Blairsville.