WABASH – Patricia Ann Mouser, 92, of Wabash, formerly of Roann, died at 4:57 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Wellbrooke of Wabash.  

She was born Dec. 24, 1928, in Miami County, to Thomas Benton and Louise Bernice Dunfee Pence.

Pat was a 1946 graduate of Roann High School and attended the Arthur Jordan Conservatory of Music in Indianapolis. She worked as an LPN for Wabash County Hospital for several years. Pat married Wilbur D. Mouser in Roann on Dec. 4, 1949; he died April 15, 2003. She was a member of Wabash First United Methodist Church, where she sang in the church choir. Pat was also a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Happy Homemakers Home Economics Club and the Wabash Garden Club. She spent time volunteering for Stockdale Mill and Helping Hands. Pat enjoyed singing, painting and gardening.  

She is survived by three children: Janet (Don) Helton, of Silver Lake; Dennis Mouser, of Lexington, S.C.; and Ellen (Joseph) Hickey, of Fort Mill, S.C.; six grandchildren: Chris (Bobbie) Helton, of Portage; John (Missy) Helton, of Silver Lake; Eric Mooney, of Alexandria, Va.; Alex Mooney, of Merritt Island, Fla.; Andrew (Terri) Mouser, of Parkland, Fla.; and Carrie (Manny) Sciberras, of Hamilton, Ohio; eight great-grandchildren: Charlie, Oliver, Henry, Aaliyah, Aiden, Andrew, Gavyn and Valerie.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Larry Pence.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor John Cook officiating. Burial will be in Roann Community Cemetery. Friends may call from 1:30 to 3 pm on Thursday, Jan. 21 at the funeral home. Family requests masks be worn.


Preferred memorial is Stockdale Mill Association, c/o Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, IN 46992.

The memorial guest book for Pat may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.