- December 20, 1945 - May 5, 2011
- Appleton, Wisconsin
of Patricia's Passing
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“Dear Erica, Andy, Harrison, and Lily,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Erica, I did not know your mother, but she looks like a lovely person. We...Read More »
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“Tim, we are so sorry for the loss of your Mother. Please know that you, Kristy, Syd and Alex, Kirsten, Erika and their families are all in our...Read More »
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“Dear,Erica,Andy,Kristen,Dave,Tim,Kristy,Gail,Brian and Mary Ellen. Our deepest sympathy for your loss of Patti. Keeping you close in caring thoughts...Read More »
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“Dear Tim and family. I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
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Patricia A. Larson, 65, of Appleton, died Thursday May 5, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer . She was born December 20, 1945 in Milwaukee a daughter of the late Donald and Lillian Canapa Moffatt. Patricia married Wayne Larson on December 31, 1966, they later divorced.
Patricia worked for Guardian Life Insurance Company for 22 years, retiring in 2008. She was a member of First English Lutheran Church in Appleton. Patricia enjoyed cooking, traveling, being in the outdoors, golfing, biking, gardening, travel; her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her grandchildren; and being part of the 'Gritty Gal Book club'.
Patricia is survived by her three children, daughters, Kirsten Dave Owens, Appleton, Erica Andy Smith, Appleton, and son, Tim Kristy Hruska Larson, Portland, Oregon; six grandchildren, Sydney, Harrison, Alex, Lilly, Kieran, and Belmar; sister, Gail McGuire, Pewaukee; brother, Brian Mary Ellen Moffatt, Waukesha; She was preceded in death by her fianc', Ira Collar.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday May 10, 2011, at FIRST ENGLISH LUTHERAN CHURCH NORTH SITE, 6331 North Ballard Road, Appleton, with Rev. Jeff Tengesdal officiating. Visitation will begin at 12:30 pm until the hour of service.
Patricia's family would like to thank the entire staff at Cancer Treatment Center of America, and all her friends and caregivers who gave their time, care, and friendship during the final weeks of her journey.
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N Superior Street
Appleton 920 739-1231