Patrick Donald Jackson, 23

Patrick Donald Jackson, 23, was received by the Lord Oct. 13, 2013.

Patrick was born March 16, 1990, in Milwaukee, the loving son of Peter and Tracey (nee Jones); loving big brother of Tricia; and loving grandson of Dennis (Kathy) Jones and Marlene (the late Donald) Jackson.

He is further survived by his godfather, Kevin (Deeanna) Jones; godmother, Barb (Greg) Parchim; uncles and aunts, Jamie (Jason) Stoecker, Debbie Tarantino, Lori (Richard) Schommer, Jane (Tom) Barelmann, Sue, Jeff, Tim and Jenny Jackson; other relatives and friends.

Patrick graduated from Grafton High School in 2008. Following high school, Patrick graduated as a lineman from Moraine Park Technical College in Beaver Dam. He was employed at Asplundh Tree Expert Co.

Patrick treasured his relationships with family, friends, and co-workers while leading an active life involved in sports, motorcycles, hunting, fishing, bowling, demolition derby and so much more. Patrick lived life to the fullest, leaving nothing undone. Never did we hear him complain, see him upset or see him without a smile. His contagious giggle, infectious smile and personality will live on in all those he has touched.

Patrick accepted his past without regret, handled his present with confidence and faced his future without fear. We will never say goodbye; as Patrick would say, take it easy until we see you again.

A memorial service will be held today, Oct. 17, 2013, at 7 p.m. at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Jackson. Family will receive friends at the church today from 3 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.

Memorials of your choice are appreciated. Online condolences may be left at

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.