Patricia Mary Scanlon

August 13, 1960 - June 22, 2011 

Patricia Mary Scanlon

August 13, 1960 - June 22, 2011 

Obituary for Patricia Mary Scanlon

Patricia Mary “Patty” Scanlon, 50, passed away June 22, 2011.
She was born August 13, 1960 in Indianapolis, the daughter of Marguerite and William Scanlon.
She had an infectious laugh, and was innovative in pet-assisted play therapy. She taught us a lot about living, and about dying. She was a licensed clinical social worker and a registered play therapy supervisor. Patty served as an officer on the board of the Indiana and National Ass’n of Play Therapy Boards.
Patty is survived by her husband, Vince Failla; her parents; children/dogs, Shiva, Erin, Plato, and Kali; sisters, Susan (Jim) Drinks and Catherine (Henri) Bonne; nieces, Elizabeth Bonne, Emily Drinks; and nephews, Ben Bonne, Jimmy and David Drinks.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2011 at Harry W. Moore Funeral Care and Crematory, 8151 Allisonville Rd. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until service time.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Association for Play Therapy Research Fund, 3198 Willow Ave., Ste. 110, Clovis, CA 93612.

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