Lacoax, Patty J.

PATTY J. LACOAX, 81, widow of Rev. H. Leon Lacoax, died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010. Survivors include: daughter, Marquita (David) Merchant, of Markle; brother, Wayne Lewis, of Indianapolis; sister, Mary Peters, of Arthur, IL; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A memorial service was held Sept. 3, 2010, at the Myers Funeral Home Markle Chapel, with Rev. Mike Harris officiating. Interment was at the Highland Park Cemetery in Fort Wayne. Memorials are to Waynedale United Methodist Church in care of Myers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 403, Markle, IN 46770. To sign Mrs. Lacoax’s online guest registry, visit and click on obituaries.