Hermann, Patti F. (Geil)
Patti F. (Geil) Hermann, 61, longtime resident of Oconto County, passed away unexpectedly Monday, June 23, 2014, in the presence of her loved ones. She was born January 17, 1953, in Suamico to Leo and Rose Geil.
Jim and Patti celebrated life of 25 years as one, and will be forever soul mates. She was the thread which kept family connected near and far. Their home was the hub and a warm welcome to graduations, holidays and celebrations. Their love for each other was as strong as a mountain that flowed like a river.
Patti is survived by her beloved husband, Jim; her children and their spouses, Phil Mc Fall, Kim (Aaron) Shryock, Josh (Jean) Hermann, and Stephen (Natalie) Hermann; eight grandchildren, Rosie, Quinn, Laylah, Sawyer, Klaityn, Kaycen, Kyler; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Roy and Mary Geil, Ken Geil; one sister, Rosella Evenson; many nieces and nephews; and her pets, Daisy, Natas, Leo, Rosie, Harley, Scooter, Crash, Brutus, and Poopie The Fish.
She was preceded in death by a sister and brother-in-law, Carol and Chuck Sampo; sister-in-law, Deb Geil; and her parents.
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday. Friends may also call at Life Church, 1880 Southbridge Rd., De Pere, from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church with Pastor Shawn Hennessy officiating. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Patti's name.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Code Blue Team at St. Mary's Hospital for their wonderful care.
Blaney Funeral Home
1521 Shawano Ave. Green Bay, WI 54303
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from June 25 to June 26, 2014