Elsenrath, Patricia, 70, retired owner of the Oasis Lounge and inventor of the O Burgerpassed away Monday, May 13, 2013. A celebration of her life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, at the VFW Post 3115. Preceded in death by husband, Sgt. John Joe Elsenrath; brothers, Wayne and David Johnson, Edsel and Albert Johnston and sister, Avis Scholl. Survivors include her brothers, Rick and Craig Smith of Wichita; sister, Brenda Smith of Oregon; daughters Regina (Bill) Lavers, Karla (Jim) Nelsen and Tonya VanHorn all of Wichita; 10 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a loving dog Cookie. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice or Ladies Auxillary VFW Post 3115, Wichita. Share online condolences at CozineMemorial.com. Services by Broadway Mortuary.
Published in The Wichita Eagle from May 14 to May 15, 2013