Patricia L. Hofmann, 81

Patricia L. "Pat" Hofmann (nee Beckman), 81, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Hospital of West Bend. She was born in Milwaukee on July 23, 1930, to Henry and Marie (nee Winters) Beckman. She married Reinhart "Connie" Hofmann on May 2, 1959. Patricia enjoyed the Northwoods and spending time with her family, especially her grandkids. 

She is survived by her husband, Reinhart; children, Denise Hofmann, and Wendy (Larry) Galecki; grandchildren, Taylor, Tanner, and Tori Galecki; Godson, Gary Perkins; special friends to the family, Lauren Ekstein and Taylor Peterson; and her granddog, Dozer. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. 

She is preceded in death by her parents. 

The funeral service for Pat will be held on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011 at 4 p.m. at the PhillipFuneral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend). 

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 2 p.m. until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. 

The family extends a special thank you to Dr. Guthrie, Dr. Olafsson, and the staff of Cedar Community for their compassionate care given to Pat.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, (262) 338-2050 or