Patricia “Patsy” E. Zubke, Beaver Dam, entered into eternal life at the age of 90 on Nov. 9, 2016.
Patsy was born March 17, 1926, in Beaver Dam, the daughter of Frank and Eleanor (Gehring) Zubke. Patsy lived on the family farms in Beaver Dam for most of her life. Patsy enjoyed working with her brothers and loved taking care of the farm animals. Back in her day Patsy loved to stop at Charlie Brown’s after church with her brother Gib to visit and relax after a long week of work. Patsy enjoyed working on puzzles, playing bingo and doing projects with the activities staff at Hillside Manor. She loved the trips each year to the Dodge County Fair, the zoo and many other outings. She was a loving aunt, great-aunt and great-great-aunt and will be deeply missed.
Patsy is survived by her nieces and nephews, Richard Zubke of Madison, Frank Zubke of Appleton, Pamella (Charlie) Hollnagel of Neenah, Donna (Todd) Metke of Delafield, and Donald Zubke of Hartford. She is further survived by great- nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father; twin brothers, Aaron and Maron; twin brothers, Gilbert and Wilbert; brother, Ralph, and other relatives.
A memorial gathering will be held Friday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to the time of the memorial service at 11 a.m. at Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam. A private burial will take place at St. John’s Cemetery in Rubicon following the service.
The family expresses a heartfelt thank you to the staff, residents and volunteers of Hillside Manor of Beaver Dam for their loving care and support to Patsy and to the family. The family is grateful for the special care and support given by the Hospice staff of Hillside Hospital.
Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services in Beaver Dam is honored to be serving the family. Send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at www.cstonefs.com.