Patricia "Pat" Koehler
October 6, 2019
Patricia Ann Koehler, 66, of Bloomer, passed away Sunday, October 6, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System – Northland in Barron.
She was born February 20, 1953, in Chippewa Falls, the daughter of Delvin and Bernice (Blum) Hassemer. Pat attended St. Paul’s Catholic School and graduated from Bloomer High School in 1971. She married Michael Koehler on May 24, 1975, in Glasgow, MT.
Pat and Mike lived in numerous places during her life. In 1988 they moved to Ladysmith and resided there for 31 years until moving to Bloomer in 2018. Pat worked primarily as a secretary for various organizations. Most recently she worked at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Ladysmith as the Religious Education Secretary which she found very meaningful.
Family was very important to Pat. She loved her nieces and nephews and spending time with family and friends. Her faith was very important to her along with the love for her dogs. She was a huge Green Bay Packer fan. Many people have experienced the generosity of Pat and Mike’s gardens. She loved growing pumpkins and gourds. Pat will be remembered by her family and others for her loving & caring personality along with her quick “wit”.
Pat is survived by her husband, Mike; siblings, Albert Hassemer, Randy Hassemer, Kim Lewis, Chuck (Jodi) Hassemer, all of Bloomer, and Joe (Lisa) Hassemer of Elk Mound; nieces and nephews, Brandon and Ashleigh Lewis, and Adisyn Hassemer; also by many other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Delvin Jr., Thomas Paul, and Rodney Hassemer; and a niece, Bobbi Jo Lewis.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2019, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Bloomer with Father Victor Feltes and Deacon Craig Voldberg celebrating the mass. Burial will immediately follow at St. Paul’s North Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-7 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Bloomer. Visitation will continue Friday from 12-1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Catholic Church. A Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held at 3:30 p.m. and Christian Vigil Service at 7 p.m., both Thursday at the funeral home.
Thompson Funeral Home & Chippewa Valley Cremation Services in Bloomer is serving the family. To express condolences online, please visit www.thompsonfuneralhome.com.
Thursday from 4-7 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Bloomer. Visitation will continue Friday from 12-1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Catholic Church. A Recitation of the Holy Rosary will be held at 3:30 p.m. and Christian Vigil Service at 7 p.m., both Thursday at the funeral home.
1 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2019, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Bloomer.
Bloomer Floral - (715) 568-5600 - All flowers should be delivered to the funeral home by 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10.
Mark and Meg Clifford So very sorry to hear this, Mike. We’ve all lost a great neighbor and friend. If we can help keep an eye on your house this year just give us a call or stop over.
October 14 at 8:23pm
Mary Pecha So sorry for your loss????
October 11 at 8:28pm
Charlene (Caron)Rod My sympathy to you and your family. Patty and I were neighbors, friends and classmates all of our childhood through High School. I have very fond memories of her. May your memories comfort you at this difficult time.
October 9 at 9:37pm
Laurel Qualy Mike,
I'm so sorry to hear about Pat's passing. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
October 9 at 9:40AM
Gary Haughn Mike, My deepest sympathy as you go through this difficult time. May you find peace in your friends and family as we pray for your wife. Celebrate her life and happiness as you move forward. Peace be with you.
October 9 at 9:16AM
Randy Cheryl Rihn To mike and the Hassemer family sorry to hear about your loss pat was our neighbor fr many years when pat and her siblings lived out on 64 you have our sympathy randy Cheryl Rihn vdfadbmu
October 8 at 5:29AM
Joleen Benish Mike so sorry for the loss of Pat....always a blast to be atound♡ Prayers to you and the rest of her family.
October 8 at 5:16AM
Kathy and Dan Gudis I met Pat through our church (ols) What a sweet gal. Always a smile on her face. She will be missed. We have an angel looking down on us. God bless and may the perpetual light shine upon you. ????????????????
October 7 at 9:23PM
Phill and Caroline Sieg Mike, we are very sorry for your loss of Pat. She was always such a sweet lady. Hugs and prayers to you and may God hold you in His loving arms as you go through this journey. God Bless and keep you, Phill and Caroline Sieg
October 7 at 9:04PM
Betty Jean Morning My sincere condolences to Pat’s family. Mike I’m so sorry for your loss. We had a lot of fun times at the bar. Pat always loved the Packer Games & helped out with food. She loved her music, especially karaoke. I know she was always involved with the family & loved to garden. She will be missed and will be forever in your hearts.
October 7 at 8:50PM