Patricia C. Meyer, 82

Mrs. Patsy Meyer, formerly of Belgium, passed away Friday morning, Feb. 14, 2014, at her home at Emerald Ridge Assisted Living in Hartford. She was 82 years old.

Patsy was born July 2, 1931, in the town of Belgium, the daughter of Peter and Martha Lorge Anzia.

On Oct. 2, 1954, she was united in marriage with Melvin Meyer at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lake Church. He preceded her in death in 1988.

For more than 30 years, Patsy worked as a shoe finisher at Allen Edmonds in Port Washington. Patsy had previously been a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Lake Church, and most recently attended St. Kilian Parish in Hartford. She enjoyed baking, ceramics, and spending time with her family, friends and dog, Jasmine. She will be remembered by many as the honorary grandma of Boy Scout Troop 741, Hartford.

Patsy is survived by her sons Steve (Darlene) Meyer of Sheboygan and Daniel (Jane) Meyer of Hartford. She is further survived by grandchildren: Patrick (Jackie) Meyer, Stephanie Dean, Drew (Jessica Heimermann) Meyer, Curt (Jamie) VanDeKreeke, Craig (Diana) Van DeKreeke, Todd (Noelle) VanDeKreeke, Matthew Meyer, David Meyer, Matthew Friedemann and Mitchell Friedemann; 12 great-grandchildren; her brother Marvin (Lois) Anzia of Port Washington; sister Vange Gosewehr of Saukville; sister-in-law Dolores Kultgen of Belgium; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Patsy is preceded in death by her husband Melvin, daughter-in-law Chrysa Meyer, sister Virginia (Arthur) Buechler, and two brothers, Harvey and Alvin (Leona) Anzia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at St. Kilian Catholic Church, 428 Forest St., in Hartford. The family will receive visitors at the church on Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m. Patsy will be laid to rest at a later date at St. Mary Parish Cemetery, Lake Church, beside her husband Melvin.

The family would like to thank the staff of Emerald Ridge Assisted Living for their loving care and Seasons Hospice for their compassionate assistance.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to your local humane society in Patsy’s and her dog Jasmine’s names.

The Eernisse Funeral Home, Cedarburg, is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at