Patricia Anding, 90, of Granton died Friday, May 6, 2022, at the Marshfield Health Services Nursing Home in Marshfield.
Patricia Jean Dux was born Aug. 16, 1931, in Withee, the daughter of Alfred and Ellen (Schwarze) Dux. She was united in marriage to Duane Charles Anding April 29, 1950, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. They farmed in the town of Lynn on the family farm for many years. It was a Century Farm that had been in Duane’s family going back to his great-great-grandparents. Duane was awarded a Farmer of the Year award and received a first-place medal from the state of Wisconsin for his maple syrup. After retiring from farming, they moved to Granton Road. Duane died May 1, 2018, and the house was just sold recently.
Pat was a member of the Zion Lutheran Missouri Synod Church in Granton. She also belonged to the church’s ladies aid for many years. She was a member of the Lynn Birthday Club. She loved crocheting and quilting and crafting in general. She also enjoyed tending to her flowers and watching her birds.
She is survived by three children, Mark (Yvonne) Anding of Granton, Beth (Leroy) Ludovic of Neillsville and Anna (Kevin) Engevold of Granton; six grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; a brother, Jeffrey (Jackie) Dux of Dodgeville; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Evelyn Dimeo; a brother, Kenneth Dux; a brother-in-law, Arnold Anding; and sisters-in-law Erma Terman and Margaret “Peggy” Dux.
A memorial service for both Patricia and Duane will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 13, 2022, at the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Granton. Pastor Daniel Schoessow will officiate. Music will be provided by Caroline Helm, organist. Interment will be in the Town of Lynn Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.
Online condolences may be made at www.geschefh.com.
The Gesche Funeral Home is assisting Patricia and Duane’s family with funeral arrangements.