Patricia L. Caldwell, 78, passed away May 25. Patricia was born in Akron and had been a Barberton resident all her life. She retired from Milich’s Village Inn and was a member of Columbia United Church of Christ. Preceded in death by her first husband Leo Purk; parents Carlos and Frances Willis; and sister Kathy Smith; She is survived by her husband Reid; son Carl Purk; grandson Tyler Purk; brothers Gerald, Alan and Mark Willis; and several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Ron Robinson Memorial Golf Outing or the Morgan Jones Scholarship Fund at the Ohio Jaycee Senate website. To share a memory or send a condolence please visit www.silva-hostetler.com.