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Patricia (Rogers) Sloan, age 82 of Lafayette, passed away at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at Rosewalk Village. Born August 15, 1929 in Monon, IN, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Dorothy (Jones) Rogers. She was a 1947 graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School.

Patricia worked at Wabash Valley Hospital, now River Bend. She also worked as a crossing guard at Murdock Elementary and Sunnyside Middle School, and was a caregiver for a local home care agency. She was a member of First Free Methodist Church of Lafayette. She loved planting and taking care of her flowers, enjoyed nature and bird watching, reading, and spending time near the lake.

Surviving is her son Paul Sloan (wife, Jan) of Warrenville, IL; two brothers, Richard of Punta Gorda, FL and Charles of Lafayette, a sister Dorothy Moss (husband, William) of Bethlehem, PA; and her granddaughter, Katie Sloan of Warrenville, IL. She was preceded in death by a daughter Susan Sloan in 1979 and a son Brian Sloan in 2009, and two sisters.

Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Monday at Hippensteel Funeral Home. Funeral service 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Pastor Dan Fisher officiating. Burial to follow at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association. Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at