Patricia A. Dienberg, age 86 of the Town of Starks, went home to her Lord and Savior on Saturday morning, Aug. 22, 2020 at Friendly Village Health & Rehab Center and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
She was born in Milwaukee on Friday, Nov. 17, 1933 to Edwin K. and Helen M. (Owsianny) Jaeger. She was raised in West Allis and was a graduate of Nathan Hale High School.
She met her future husband at Jefferson School and the couple were later married on June 2, 1951 at St. Rita's Catholic Church in West Allis. They continued to live in West Allis until 1971 when they moved to Pelican Lake and purchased the Trail Inn Bar and Motel. They operated the bar and motel from 1971 until 1991. Pat was a charter member of the Elcho/Pelican Lake Lioness and was their first President. She was also a member of the Pelican Lake Snowmobile Club.
Pat was a faithful member of Calvary Baptist Church.
She enjoyed cross-stitching, making afghans and quilting. Pat also enjoyed going out to eat at various supper clubs.
She is survived by her husband, James; two children: Patricia (Christopher) Schamper of New Berlin and James E. (Patricia) Dienberg of Apopka, Fla.
Also surviving are four granddaughters, 11 great-grandchildren and two sisters: Sharon Blundell of West Allis and Joan Lange of Rosholt.
Pat is further survived by other relatives and friends.
At this time there will be no visitation or service. Pat has requested cremation.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hildebrand Funeral Home & Cremation Specialists, 24 E. Davenport Street, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501, 715-365-4343. You are invited to sign the guestbook or leave a condolence at www.hildebrandrussfh.com.
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