Wiesemann, 88 of Elgin, Ill., passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at
her assisted living home.
She was born May
25, 1931, in Galion, Ohio, to John and Thelma Burnison, who preceded in her
On Oct. 7, 1950,
she married Leroy “Jack” Wiesemann in Waukegan, Ill.
preceded in death by her loving husband of 66 years, Jack, in 2016; and her
brother, William Burnison.
She is survived by
her children: Lee Wiesemann of Cortez, Colo.; Linda Forsberg of Elgin, Ill.;
Lori Wiesemann of Charleston, Ill.; and Larry Wiesemann of Waukegan, Ill.;
six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and her sister, Nancy Svete of
Pat graduated from
Dundee Community High School, Dundee, Ill,, and was a graduate of the
Katharine Gibb’s School of Chicago. A long-time resident of North Chicago,
Ill., she was an administrative assistant for Ammco Tools and office
assistant for Royal Fabricators. During retirement, Pat and Jack moved to
Chesterton, where she enjoyed antiquing, crocheting, and traveling with
Jack. She was a past officer and member of the Women of the Moose. An avid
reader, Pat volunteered her time at the Chesterton Library.
will take place at the White-Love Funeral Home in Chesterton. Burial will
follow at the Chesterton Cemetery.
may be given to the Moose Charities, 155 S. International Drive, Mooseheart,