Pat Coldiron

Pat Coldiron
Pat Coldiron

Pat Coldiron, 73, of Amarillo, TX, passed on to Heaven on Sunday, January 3, 2021.

Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 8, 2021, in the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel in Amarillo, with Pastor Mark Elvers officiating. Burial immediately following at Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Born in 1947 to James Clark and Joyce Ryan in Dallas, TX, Pat grew up and lived most of her life in Amarillo, TX and attended Amarillo High School. She also lived in Corpus Christi, Lubbock, and Plano, TX.

She married David Earl Coldiron in 1965, and together they raised four sons and one daughter. Fulfilling her lifelong calling, she pursued her nursing degree at Amarillo College while being a proud mother to five and had a successful career. She served as a pediatric nurse at BSA Hospital, private practices, and as a school nurse.

Pat lived as an example of faith in Christ, and in service to God. She supported many charities, enjoyed butterflies, traveling, nursing, fostering/hosting, entertaining, and playing games with friends and family.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dave Coldiron; father, James Clark; mother, Joyce Coldiron; sister, Charlotte Clark; mother-in-law, Georgia Coleman Porter; and father-in-law, Dallas Coldiron.

She is survived by her half-brother, Don Clark and wife Julie; sons, K. David and wife Ashley, Todd and wife Alisa, Doug, and Ryan and wife Mary; daughter, Jana Coldiron-McCaughan; brother-in-law, Ron and wife Barbara; grandchildren, Ashley, Stanton, Brison, Kourtney, Payton, Ashley, Emily, Kabel, Brent, Jillian, Caiden, Maya, and Lucas; great-grandson, Rhyder; nieces, Amber and Allyson; as well as many other extended family and loved ones.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers donations be made “In Honor of Pat Coldiron” to Faith City Mission, P.O. Box 870, Amarillo, TX 79105 (, or to the charity of your choice.

You can also choose to attend virtually or watch the recording at a later time. Please use this link to view the service:

12 Replies to “Pat Coldiron”

  1. Uvalde High School , old 54 Chevy , Garner Park & Sam Barkley water hole
    Cherished Memories, Pat will never be forgotten and loved always
    Diane & Ben Garza Family

  2. Fond memories of Pat at the many Coldiron-Harris Family gatherings. I will always remember her sweet smile and lighthearted laugh.

  3. Jana, Caiden, Maya and extended family, This is a beautiful tribute in writing to your mom (grandma and beloved family member). We are sending you love and support from Colorado. Our sincerest condolences to you and your family from ours. May God, friends, family and beautiful memories of Pat comfort you during this time.

  4. Todd, Doug,Ryan Jo Ann and I are so very sorry for the loss of your mother. Prayers for you and your family.

  5. I have fond memories of spending summers with Pat and Charlotte when we were children, I know she’s at peace in heaven, Condolences to her children and grandchildren,

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