Patricia Jean Hathaway


Aug. 4, 1933 - Oct. 26, 2012



Patricia Jean Hathaway of Waukesha passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital at the age of 79. She was born Aug. 4, 1933, the daughter of William C. and Elizabeth (nee Biehlen) Moore. 


She was a graduate of Waukesha High School. Patricia worked at the Northview County Home for many years as a nurse’s aide and then as a ward clerk.


She is loved and will be deeply missed. She was the loving mother of William H. Hathaway of Whitewater and Jennifer L. Page of Waukesha; a wonderful grandmother to Robert III, Heather, Patricia (Peter), Victoria, Tammy, Sabrina (Eric), Alexzander, Rabeccah, Nathaniel, Forrest, Cassandra (Todd), Catrinna, Jake and Elizabeth; and a special great-grandmother to Dax, Benjamin, Andrew, Benjamin, Montana, Vania and Cash. She is further survived by her sister, Virginia (Bob) Ott of Merrill; her brother-in-law, Bob Hall; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Hathaway Sr., on Sept. 13, 2012; her son, Robert W. Hathaway II; her daughter, Loretta Mae (Bruce) Roemer; her grandson, Randy Roemer; her sisters, Rosemarie Plinski, Shirley Coerper, Florence (Lawrence) Nagel and Colleen Hall; and her brother, William “Pete” Moore.


Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. funeral service Sunday, Nov. 4, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Patricia will be buried with her husband, Robert Sr., at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery with full military honors.


Memorials are greatly appreciated to the family.


Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.