Born: June 01, 1941
Died: May 22, 2013
Patricia Hoelzer, 71, of Utica died
May 22, 2013, in the home of her
daughter in Ottawa.
Services will be at 10 a.m.
Wednesday in St. John’s Lutheran
Church, Mendota, with the Rev. Dale
Peterson officiating. Burial will be at
Troy Grove Cemetery.
Visitat-ion will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday
in Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota.
She was born
June 1, 1941, in
Streator to John
and Louise (Staver)
Yusko. She married
Eldon Hoelzer on
Feb. 11, 1961.
She was a member
of St. John’s
She is survived
by her husband,
Eldon Hoelzer of
Utica; two sons, Kenneth (Colleen)
Hoelzer and Randall (Dawn) Hoelzer,
both of Utica; three daughters, Beth
(Jim) Johnson Jr. of Utica, Sheila
(Dan) Bittner of Ottawa and Denise
(Kevin) Koopman of Anchorage,
Alaska; 14 grandchildren; seven
great-grandchildren; one brother, Jack
Yusko of Bloomington; and three sisters,
Sharon Rowe, Kathy Bushma and
Debra Storm, all of Streator.
She was preceded in death by three
grandchildren in infancy, and her parents.
Memorials may be directed to the
family for a fund to be established.