Patricia Joyce Gant

Patricia Gant, age 71 formerly of Ashtabula and a longtime resident of Columbus, Ohio passed away while under hospice care on January 4, 2019 with her family by her side.

She worked as an In-Home Childcare Provider. Patricia loved to celebrate birthdays and holidays with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thedford and Lucille Ellis from Rockwood, Tennessee; Brothers, Jimmy Siler, Curtis Siler, and Robert Siler; Sisters, Evelyn Siler-Decastro and Dorthy Siler-Benton; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Patricia is survived by her sons, Devens Gant and Terrence Gant (Shirley); Daughters, Yvette Gant-Ezeuduji, Cheneen Gant-Moore (Mansfield); Sister, Sharon Ellis-Smith; sister-in-law Gwyneth Siler (Robert); nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held, Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10AM-11AM at New Hope Church of God and Christ, 4313 West Ave. Ashtabula, Ohio, and will be followed by a funeral service at 11:00AM with Pastor Emory Moore, officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memory Gardens. A repass will be held at New Hope Church of God and Christ, following the graveside committal.

Ducro Services and Crematory, 4524 Elm Avenue, Ashtabula. Online guestbook and condolences can be found at