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Patricia "Pat" Behle


Patricia “Pat” Behle of Foristell, Missouri passed away on July 8, 2023, at the age of 81.

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She is survived by her husband Charles Behle; three children, Denise “Didi” (Dale) Duello of Wentzville, MO, Kristine (Michael) Jenkins of Foristell, MO, and Jason “Jay” (Bernadette) Behle of St. Peters, MO; sister, Annette (Kurt) Jackson of St. Charles, MO; seven grandchildren, Kyle Duello, Joshua Duello, Caleb (Jordan) Duello, Behle Jenkins, Keaton (Alyssa) Jenkins, Nastacia (Arthur) Mueller, Anthony Behle; two great-granddaughters, Charlie and Murphy Jenkins; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family. 

Pat was born in 1941 to Francis Nacke and Bernice (Hemmer) Nacke.  She and her husband Charles Behle were married on August 12, 1961, celebrating 61 years of marriage. Pat was an avid reader who also enjoyed gardening and watching her grandchildren's sporting events.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who will be dearly missed by her family and friends. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Renee Bass and Debbie Gillette; niece, Melissa Gillette; and nephew, Billy Bass. 

Visitation: Wednesday, July 12, 2023, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, P.O Box 248, Wentzville, Missouri 63385.
Funeral: Thursday, July 13, 2023, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Wentzville, MO.
Cemetery:  Our Lady Cemetery, Lake Saint Louis, MO.
Memorials: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (stjude.org), 680 Craig Rd #300, St. Louis, MO 63141