Died Sunday afternoon March 18, 2018. Patsy was born September 26, 1949 in Kalamazoo, Michigan a daughter of Raymond and Josephine (Willin) Hallam. She had been lifelong Kalamazoo area resident. Patsy was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, James Nord on March 30, 2014. She is survived by 3 children, Jodi (Eric) Nash of Parchment, Chris (Elizabeth Smith) Nord of Battle Creek, and Corey Nord of Galesburg; 5 grandchildren, Ryan and Kyle Nash, Clayton and Cierra Nord, and Thomas Smith; a brother, Raymond "Butch" (Gay) Hallam of Richland; a sister, Sheryl (David) Dent of Chelsea, MI; and several nieces and nephews. Honoring Patsy's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no service. A memorial gathering to celebrate Patsy's life will be held at a private location. Memorials may be directed to the Kalamazoo Humane Society. Please visit Patsy's personalized webpage for online guestbook or to leave a condolence. Arrangements were made by the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St. www.langelands.com.