Patti L. Woods, age 72, joined her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, June 25th. She joyfully dedicated the largest amount of her time and energy to her family, whom she loved deeply. Patti leaves behind a daughter, Angela Bechtel, and grandchildren, Fallon,Sierra, Piper and Chase. She also leaves behind a son, Lebbeus,his wife, Jennifer, and grandchildren Lebbeus, Spencer, and Ethan. Patti is survived by brothers Paul Ronald Haagsma and Darrell Paul Haagsma, and sisters Marsha (Kersage) Cline and Pamela Kersage-Beaulieu. She was preceded in death by her father, James Paul Haagsma and Dorothy Mae (Weaver) Haagsma.
Patti was born in Indianapolis, IN and was a graduate of Broad Ripple High School. After marrying her high school sweetheart, Lebbeus Woods, they began their life on the East Coast, in New Haven, CT and New York City. They later moved to Champaign, IL. Following a return to Indianapolis, Patti worked as a dental technician making crown and bridge work. Both ambitious and determined, Patti then founded and ran a successful dental lab for more than 15 years.
Patti enjoyed interior design and making her home beautiful. She also knitted hats for soldiers and new born babies. Patti loved music, cinema and gardening.
Her consistent love and encouragement will be deeply missed by those whose lives she touched. Family and friends are encouraged to share their favorite stories and sentiments about Patti.
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