Susan L. Patrick (nee Downs), of Waukesha, passed away at AngelsGrace Hospice on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the age of 74. Susan was born on February 2, 1944, the daughter of Homer and Dorathea Downs. For many years, she worked as an insurance adjuster and found additional employment at Kohl’s, where she worked for 22 years until her retirement. A compassionate soul, Susan volunteered at AngelsGrace Hospice. For over 9 years, she assisted the staff of AngelsGrace and brought comfort and peace to the patients and their families. Susan was also an active member at St. Mark’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Waukesha and fulfilled many positions within the church including offering counter, gardener, and council member. She had a love for flowers and horses and owned two horses of her own. Most of all, Susan loved her family and friends.
Susan will be deeply missed by her sister, Arlene; nieces, nephews, and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and 2 sisters.
The visitation for Susan will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 12:00 p.m. Noon Funeral Service at St. Mark’s Ev. Lutheran Church, 424 Hyde Park Ave. Waukesha, WI 53188. The Rev. D. Andrew Fetters will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to AngelsGrace Hospice, N74 W35908 Servants' Way Oconomowoc, WI 53066.