Patricia “Pat” Mae Blume , age 78 of West Bend/Montello passed away peacefully surrounded by her three sons at The Residences on Forest Lane in Montello on Friday, February 22, 2019. Patricia was born in Chicago to Albert and Irene (St. Pierre) Elming on January 10, 1941. After graduating from high school, Pat married her high school sweetheart, Alan Blume on June 13, 1959 and together they were blessed with four children. Pat returned to school and furthered her education at Triton College earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. Alan preceded her in death on January 22, 2012. Pat worked for almost 40 years as a Registered Nurse at Resurrection Hospital in Chicago. She was a devout member of the Catholic Faith. Pat enjoyed reading and spending time with her family at the family farm.
Patricia is survived by her three sons: A. Frank Blume of Montello, David E. Blume MD of Oregon and John R Blume of West Bend and daughter, Celeste Blume of Waukegan, IL as well as three granddaughters: Brianna, Arielle and Talia. She is also survived by the mother of her granddaughters, Heather Blume and several extended family members.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Patricia Mae Blume will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Montello. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until the hour of service. Father Savio Yerasani will preside and burial will follow at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, town of Montello. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 277 E. Montello Street, Montello, WI 53949.
Pat’s family would like to thank both The Residences on Forest Lane and Heartland Hospice for their care and compassion.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com