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Patricia Margaret (Theisen) Sellers, 84, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, S.C.

She was born April 4, 1930 in Park Rapids, to John and Rose (Pfeiffer) Theisen.

She was a graduate of The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth and received a Master's Degree in Nursing from the University of South Carolina. She was a retired nursing instructor at Clemson University and Lander University. Mrs. Sellers was appointed by Governor Riley to serve on the South Carolina State Education Board. She was a member of St. Mary's of the Angels Catholic Church.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Bobby Sellers of Anderson, S.C.; four children, Mary (Woody) Sharpe of Atlanta, Ga., Robert (Julie) Sellers of Florence, S.C., Lynne (Alex) Martin and Michele (Mark) Hyndman all of Anderson, S.C.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three brothers, John J. Theisen, James "Jim" (Judy) Theisen all of Park Rapids, and Larry (Annette) Theisen of Danville, Calif.; and sister-in-law, Bonnie Theisen of Lincoln, Neb.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, William "Bill" Theisen; and sister, Katherine Theisen.

Memorial service: was held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6 at Sullivan-King Mortuary Chapel, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson, S.C.

Internment: will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Two Inlets, at a later date.

The family is at the home of Lynne and Alex Martin, 406 Holly Creek Drive, Anderson, SC 29621

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

Sullivan-King Mortuary, assisted the family. Online condolence may be left at