Patricia Anne Powers 1930-2021
Last updated 9/16/2021 at 3:05pm
Patricia Anne Powers passed away peacefully Jan. 9, 2021, at the age of 90.
Born in Durban, South Africa, on Nov. 20, 1930, to Wells and Belle Evans, Anne was the oldest of three children. Her family had lived in Durban, Cape Town, and Johannesburg until 1946, when the family moved to St. Claire, Mich., and lived there until Anne’s graduation from St. Clair High School in 1948. The family then moved to Seattle and bought a home at the north end of Lake Washington.
Anne attended the University of Washington for a year, then went to business school. In 1950, Anne met Allen Powers, and they...