Patrice K. Resheske
Patrice K. Resheske, 67, of LeRoy passed away on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at her home with her husband by her side after a long battle with cancer. Patrice was born on December 18, 1954, the daughter of Milton and Marion (Manthey) Prochnow in Ripon, Wisconsin. She was baptized on January 23, 1955, and later confirmed in the faith on April 20, 1969, at St. John’s Lutheran Church. She was a 1973 graduate of Markesan High School. Patrice met Robert in 1987 and on September 30, 1995, she was married to Robert R. Resheske at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. As a teenager, she was employed at Country Boy in Markesan. Patrice retired after 40 years of employment with Badger Liquor.
She was a member of St. Matthews Ev. Lutheran Church in Iron Ridge. As a young girl, she took accordion lessons also playing in an accordion band. Patrice enjoyed bowling, going to the casino, helping Tom and Mary rake leaves, traveling with family and friends and she especially loved time spent with family. Patrice also was an avid Packers fan, collected teddy bears and truly enjoyed Prochnow family game time.
Patrice is survived by her husband of 26 years, Robert; her sons: Nathan, Jeremy and Michael; her sisters: Janice (Paul) Obry, Cynthia (Tim) Pagel, Sandria (Steve) Schmitz; her brother: Ronald (Alison) Prochnow; in-laws: Tess (Al) Elm, Bonnie (Steve) Hargrave, Mary (Tom) Bechert, Darlene (Glen) Wiese, Dave ‘Punky’ Resheske. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her mother and father-in-law.
A visitation for Patrice was held on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, from 10 a.m. until Noon at St. Matthews Ev. Lutheran Church in Iron Ridge.
A funeral service began at Noon with Rev. Larry Mose officiating and a lunch followed. Burial was at St. Andrew’s Cemetery in Le Roy, Wisconsin.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Patrice’s name may be directed to St. Matthews Ev. Lutheran Church, Iron Ridge, Wisconsin.
The family wishes to express a heartfelt thank you to SSM Home Care and Hospice staff, Froedert and St. Agnes Hospital staff. Your kindness will always be remembered.
The Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.