Patricia Rae Lombardi

Dec. 28, 1934 - June 2, 2007

Patricia Rae Lombardi (nee Koehn), 72, was called to be with her Lord on Saturday, June 2, 2007, at Linden Grove Health Care Center in Waukesha, surrounded by her loving family. Patricia was born Dec. 28, 1934, in Antigo, the daughter of Earl and Ida Koehn.

Patricia is the loving mom of Debbie (Fred) Fuller of Waukesha and Jeff Lombardi of Waukesha; most loved grandma of Katie and Nikki Hipke, Mariah, Cristine and Jessica Fuller, Angela, Carolann, Jennifer and Kristen Lombardi. Patty is further survived by her sisters, Phyllis (Mel) Lenk of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Mary Amberline of Garland, Texas; brother, Bill (Anita) Koehn of Delafield; brother-in-law, Doug (Jelene) Peot; sisters-in-law, Betty Tio of Waukesha, Nancy Geszvain of New Port Richey, Fla., and Calma Lombardi of Waukesha; brothers and sisters-in-law, Sandy (Jack) Wise of Madison and Bob (Carol) Lombardi of Waukesha. Patty also is survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends, and is a special "aunt" to all the Orozco children and their families.

Patty was preceded in death by her loving husband of 52 years, Mike; her parents, Earl and Ida Koehn; and sister, Dorie Peot.

Patty graduated from Pewaukee High School in 1952. After high school, Patty worked for International Harvester and later for Rexnord as an account representative. She retired from Rexnord in 1998. A special thank you is extended to the staff at Linden Grove in Waukesha and the staff from Seasons Hospice.

Visitation will be held at Church and Chapel, 380 W. Bluemound Road, Waukesha, on Thursday, June 7, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp St., Waukesha, on Friday, June 8 at 10 a.m. Visitation at the church will be from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. The Rev. Frank Janzow will officiate the service along with the Rev. Dr. Paul Bauman. Entombment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery following the service.

If desired, memorials to the family will be donated to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home, 827-0659, is serving the family. For more information or to see the online obituary, offer condolences or receive directions, please log on to