Patricia A. (Sigretto) Sumpter, 83, of Springfield, died on Thursday, March 7, 2024. She was born on April 4, 1940 in Springfield, the daughter of Thomas and Ruth (Wilson) Sigretto. She married Harold Sumpter on May 27, 1961 and he preceded her in death on August 30, 2012.

She is survived by a daughter, Lisa (Bill) Steers of Florida; a son, Bryan Sumpter of Oregon; two grandchildren, Samantha and Will Steers; two great grandchildren, Liam and Lydia Steers; a stepsister, Joann Lanzotti of Springfield and several nieces and nephews, including Gail Lane and Tammy Sigretto.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, brother, Frank Sigretto and cousin, Patrina Palumbo.

Patricia was a graduate of Ursuline Academy. She loved working at Franklin Life Insurance Company where she retired as a Financial Analyst. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Springfield.

Memorial Gathering: 9:30 – 10:30 am, Thursday, April 4, 2024 at St. Joseph’s Church.

Memorial Mass: 10:30 am, Thursday, April 4, 2024 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Reverend Manuel P. Cuizon, Ph.D. officiating.

Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Dysautonomia International in honor of her granddaughter, whose life was forever changed by Dysautonomia (POTS).

Share stories & photos at

©2024 All Content Obituary Systems




“Professional Responsibility” protects the daily obituary. and the Authorized Licensed Funeral Provider “Thank You for Helping.”


To the extent allowed under State law, the decedent’s name, image and likeness are protected under this State’s Right of Publicity laws and should not be reproduced, copied, distributed, republished, or otherwise displayed for commercial purposes unless specifically authorized.

© All Content Obituary SystemsTM, LLC

An Important Message

Certified Obituary ServicesSM, A Social EnterpriseSM, is a Sustainable, Interdependent & Effective Partnership among State, National & International Funeral Director Associations, Professional Affiliates, and Newspapers, Facilitated by your Local Funeral Home., a Quality Brand Service MarkSM, is active as a vital community service available only through your Local Funeral Home. 

Other Quality Brand Service MarksSM, pending development, will soon connect the Local Community with Caring Professionals.  

Active Development 
Community Service
Local ObituarySM

Pending Development
Community Service

Local CounselorSM
Asset ConfidentialSM
Please Find HerSM
Please Find HimSM
The Perpetual LightSM
Local Pet ObituarySM
Local Pet CounselorSM

My Newspaper DailySM
My Newspaper WeeklySM
Daily Flip NewspaperSM
Weekly Flip Newspaper

Pending Development
Funeral Provider Service

Your SEO AllySM
Obituary IT SupportSM