Patricia M. ‘Pat’ Grossman

April 10, 1935 – Sept. 14, 2012

Patricia M. "Pat" Grossman, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 77.

Pat was born in Waukesha on April 10, 1935. She married the love of her life, Gerald Barth, on April 27, 2004. Pat was a dedicated member of the Waukesha and Milwaukee Deaf Organizations. She was an avid Packers and Badgers fan. She enjoyed bowling, shooting darts, going to the casino and crocheting. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends.

Pat will be dearly missed by her husband, Gerald; children, Robert (Cindy) Grossman, Lori (Larry) Barikmo, Elizabeth (Dennis Baumann) Bennett, and Mona (Jeff) Walczak; grandchildren, Kristina Grossman, Sarah Walczak, Jenna Wery, Richard Walczak and Rebecca Grossman; great-granddaughter, Elora Walczak; and sister, Dawn (Bud) Pease. Pat is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Blanche Kirali, and great-grandson, Dennis.

Visitation for Pat will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of the time of the funeral service at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.