In Memory of




Obituary for Patricia Jean Netz

Patricia Jean Netz, age 81, of Milford, DE died on July 20, 2023 at her daughter’s home surrounded by her family. She was born on February 13, 1942 in Monterey, VA to the late Jesse and Catherine (Cartwright) Reed.

Patricia retired from Perdue Chicken, Georgetown, DE.

Patricia loved going to yard sales, flea markets and auctions. She was an avid collector of Angels.

In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her son, Luther Netz, Jr, son-in-law, Steve Clifford and her two grandchildren, Crystal Netz and Shaun Michael Netz, her brothers, Dale Reed, Mike Reed, Jesse (Eddie) Reed and her sisters, Catherine Gatton, Corlin Wegner, Darlene Crow and Janie Rager.

Patricia was the loving and devoted mother of Michael Netz and his wife Lisa of State Line, PA, Loretta (Sisie) Clifford of Hagerstown, MD, Daniel Netz and his wife Robin of Needmore, PA, Catherine Jennings of Seaford, DE, Tonia Leibrand and her companion Joe Betts, beloved sister of Phyllis Divel of Sneads Ferry, NC, proud grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.

The family would like to thank Terry Rager for all of his kindness and compassion through Patricia’s last days.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 25th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Harman Funeral Home, 305 North Potomac Street, Hagerstown, MD, where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 26th at 1:00pm with Rev. Delmas Bard officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Boonsboro Cemetery. Online Condolences may be made at