Aug. 31, 1935 — Oct. 8, 2015
Patricia O’Connor of Oconomowoc passed away on October 8, 2015, at the age of 80 years. She was born August 31, 1935, in Milwaukee, to Francis and Beatrice Bertling.
She married Bernard C. O’Connor on September 1, 1956, and they celebrated 59 years of marriage. Patricia worked for Falk Corp. and for 25 years at MPS Sherman School in Milwaukee. She did the start-up library at the school.
She is survived by her husband, Bernard, and her children, Erin (William) Clark, Patrick (fiancee Kim Graham). She is was the dear sister of Arlene Jensen, Carole Boczon, Clifford (Betty) Bertling and James (Sharon) Bertling and sister-in-law of Bernard Tesmer and Sister M. Dennis O’Connor. Patricia is further survived by three grandchildren, Bejamin and Lillian Clark and Nicole Brunner; one great-grandchild, Caiden Brunner; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her sister Barbara Tesmer and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Clifford Jensen, Fredrick Boczon, Chester (Winifred) Bogenski, Lester (Kathleen) Wilcom, Frank (Jane) Theisen and Arlene (Frank) Fritz.
Friends may visit on Saturday, October 17, from 10:00 am until time of the memorial Mass at 11:30 am, all at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 995 S. Silver Lake St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066. Her final rest will be at St. Jerome Cemetery.
Memorials can be directed to St. Jerome Catholic Church or AngelsGrace Hospice.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.