Martha “Pat” Atherton January 8, 1936 – February 21, 2016

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AthertonMartha “Pat” Decker Atherton, 80, of Cedar Hill, TX, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2016, at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center in Mansfield TX. Pat was born in Buffalo, NY on January 8, 1936, the daughter of the late Laura (Davenport) Decker and Stewart Decker.

She married Otha Atherton on September 20, 1960.

jaynesMrs. Atherton is survived by her husband, Otha Atherton of Cedar Hill, TX; sons, Paul Atherton and wife, Debbie, of Midlothian, TX, and Larry C D Atherton and wife, Elesia of Fate, TX; and brother, Larry Decker and wife, Joan of Lancaster, PA; she is also survived by eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 10:30 am, Friday, February 26, 2016 at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.