Athens Review, Athens, Texas

March 4, 2014

Windy Dawn Pettiette


The Athens Review

Athens — Services for Windy Dawn Pettiette, 39, of Kilgore will be Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Interment will follow in the Union Cemetery of Crossroads, TX.  Mrs. Pettiette passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Kilgore.

Mrs. Petttiette was born on October 12, 1974 in Longview to Ellsworth Glidden and Sheila DiTucci. She attended and graduated from Kilgore high school in 1992. She enjoyed scrapbooking, gardening and horses. Karaoke was her passion and singing like “Reba McEntyre” was a remarkable talent that she was known for. She was member of the Salvation Army Church in Longview. Her family was the source of her strength and joy  and spending time with them brought her the most happiness.

 Left to cherish Windy’s memory are her husband of 15 years, Ricky of Kilgore; her children Matthew (Crystal) Pettiette of Indiana; Sara (Jared) Davis as well as Taylor and Emily Pettiette all of Kilgore; mother Sheila Utzman of Kilgore; siblings, Audra (Bill) Eades of Kilgore; Shawn (Michelle) Glidden of Lindale; Tira (Randy) Shelburne, Jr. of Kilgore and grandmother Margaret Rand of Kilgore; aunts Sharon (Willie) Flournoy of Jefferson and Sandy (Randy) Shelburne, Sr. of Kilgore. Also left to cherish her are numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other loving family members.

She is preceded in death by her father Ellsworth Glidden and Grandfather Leslie Rand.

The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.

Please leave online condolences www.raderfuneralhome.com