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Patricia Ann Patty Shomber 1953 - 2018
Ronald E. “Ron” Schepmann

GREAT BEND — Patricia Ann “Patty” Shomber, 64, passed away at her home in Great Bend on Aug. 6, 2018. She was born on Dec. 22, 1953 to William “Pat” and Loretta (Melcher) Clemons.
A Great Bend resident for most of her life, Patty was a home daycare provider for over 35 years.
Survivors include, two sons, Scott Achatz, Columbus, Ohio; and Jason and wife Lori Shomber, Great Bend; one daughter, Kristi and husband John Oetken, Great Bend; one brother, Bill and wife Julia Clemons, Ellinwood, and one sister, Barbara and husband Scott Donahue, Billings, Mont.; and three grandchildren, Laci Oetken, Kaden Achatz and Kalvin Shomber.
There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place and there will be a Private Family Service. Inurnment will be in the Lakin-Comanche District Cemetery, Ellinwood. Memorials are suggested to Kans for Kids, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Aug. 8, 2018