Patricia Coon Milligan, a resident of Weed, California, passed away on January 11, 2012 at her home. She was 65 years old.

Patricia was born in St. Petersburg, Florida on January 5, 1947. She moved to Siskiyou County from St. Petersburg in 1985.

Patricia was a dental assistant. She was a member of the Red Hat Society; and she enjoyed walking around Lake Shastina.

Survivors include her sons, Steven Baures of Grass Valley, California, Jackson Baures of Medford, Oregon, and Oscar Baures of Lake City, Florida; stepson, Jeff Milligan of Concord, California; stepdaughter, Jennifer Milligan of New York, New York; father, Ted Cotton of DeLand, Florida; brother, Ted Cotton of DeLand, Florida; sisters, Lorraine Coolidge of DeLand, Florida, Maryjane Fullerton of St. Petersburg, Florida, and Joyce Palmer of Ann Arbor, Michigan; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Burial is at Elmwood Cemetery in Mason City, Iowa.

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Arrangements are in the care of Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel.