Patricia Crowley, 81, a resident of The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, died Friday at the home.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Earl and Enola (Howett) Savage.
Surviving are five children: Betsy, Debra, William III (Jeanie), Matt (Violet) and Patrice; seven grandsons; a granddaughter; a great-grandchild; a brother, Richard (Carol); a niece; and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jenny Crowley; and a sister, Peggy Savage Rich.
Pat worked as a professional dog handler and groomer and owned and operated Blair Kennels in Juniata Gap. She showed Bedlington Terriers and poodles across the United States. She retired from the security department of Sears, Roebuck and Co., Altoona, after 10 years of service.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or visitation. A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville.