LANSING - Patricia L. McCauley, 89, died peacefully on Monday, April 28, 2014. Pat, "Peggy" was born in Gladstone, Mich., the ninth of 10 children born to Alexius and Rose (Sureth) McCauley. Pat graduated from Gladstone High School in 1943 and went on to earn her bachelors degree and become a registered nurse. It was this vocation of caregiver that guided her entire life. During her earlier years as a nurse, she cared for the community of Gladstone and tended to soldiers returning from World War II.