The Howard Training Center in Modesto will have a "Patty Party" on Saturday to celebrate the life of Patty Taylor Beaber, who died Dec. 24 of complications from Alzheimer's disease. She was 53.
Patty and her husband, William, were featured in a 2003 Bee profile.
Sandra McCoy, who cared for Patty and William through a program for disabled people, said the party is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The center is at 1424 Stonum Road.