Patricia “Pati” Sue Temple

October 10, 1957, Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Patricia “Pati” Sue Temple passed away at home on Wednesday, April 5, 2023. She was born on October 10, 1957 in Crawfordsville to Gene Leath and Sue (Sering) Watson.

Pati graduated from Crawfordsville High School, Lafayette Beauty Academy and Ivy Tech with an Associates degree in Business. She worked for Fiesta Hair Salon in Lafayette for over 10 years. She was a former member of the First Baptist Church in Crawfordsville. Pati loved doing crafts and cooking, especially crocheting and coloring. She enjoyed decorating her tree for every holiday, year round.

Patty is survived by her sons, Lucas Temple of Lafayette and Cory Temple (Eve) of Darlington; siblings, Larry Cummings (Karri) of Crawfordsville, Danny Cummings (Dawn) Kingman, David Cummings (Rita) of Waynetown, Jeffrey Leath of Crawfordsville, Brian Leath of Virginia, and Marcia Cummings-England (Troy) of New Ross.

She was predeceased by her parents, her dad, Lee Cummings and sisters, Julie Leath and Kathy Leath.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 from 2-4 pm at Sanders Priebe Funeral Care, 315 S Washington Street in Crawfordsville. Cremation will follow with Sanders Priebe Funeral Care entrusted with care. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the funeral home to help cover funeral expenses. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home or you may donate online by clicking on the Donate Tab on her obituary page. Share memories and condolences at