Patricia "Pat" Ann (Drews) Hilt
Nov. 4, 1936 - July 5, 2021
OAK CREEK - Patricia "Pat" Ann (Drews) Hilt, 84, of Oak Creek, Wisconsin passed away on Monday, July 5, 2021 at Aria of Waukesha Nursing Home following a period of declining health.
Born on November 4, 1936, along with her twin sister Barbara Ann Drewieck, she was a longtime resident of the State of Wisconsin and member of the Raymond Seventh-day Adventist Church in Franksville, Wisconsin. She graduated high school at Wisconsin Adventist Academy in Columbus, Wisconsin and graduated college at Racine/Kenosha Teachers College with a teaching degree. She would later be employed as a teacher at Raymond Adventist Junior Academy where she was able to teach to her children and grandchildren as well as a store manager at Fashion Bug. She was married to Dale Hilt on August 26, 1956. She enjoyed singing, especially at church where she served as a Head Deaconess and Music Director for many years. She loved Christmas where she could organize and participate in the church Christmas program as well as spending her free time volunteering for the Salvation Army Bell Ringers. One of her favorite past times was spent with her sister and her grandchildren for a week of camping at the Wisconsin Adventist Camp Meeting in Oxford, Wisconsin every June.
Surviving are her children, James (Carie) Hilt of Franksville, WI; Wendy (John) Dobson of Gainesville, GA; and David (Tracy) Hilt of Waukesha, WI; her grandchildren, Joshua (Connie) Dobson; Ryan (Cassie) Hilt; James (Michelle) Dobson; Jordann (Josh) Kohls; and Caleb Hilt; her great-grandchildren, Nolan, Caydence, and Finley Hilt; Jeremiah and Emma Dobson; Amelia and William Kohls; her nephews and nieces, Michael (Kristen) Drewieck, Pamela (Mike) Danks, and Hannah and Jacob Drewieck; her former spouse, Dale Hilt; and her best friend, Jan Warmkessel.
She is preceded in death by her mother and stepfather, Alice and Parker Dewey; and her twin sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Raymond Drewieck.
At this time there are no plans for a funeral service, but a small private gathering will be planned at a later date. The family would like to recognize and thank Jan Warmkessel for her friendship and devoted care for Pat while she lived at Booth Manor in Oak Creek.
Polnasek-Daniels Funeral Home & Crematory
908 – 11th Ave.
Union Grove, WI 53182