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Patricia Fritsche

June 30, 1931 — July 9, 2019

Patricia Ann Fox Fritsche, 88 of Niles passed away on July 9, 2019 in West Woods of Niles.

Patricia was born on June 30, 1931 in Denver Colorado to the late Bruce Marshall and Verna Celeste (Kanouse) Fox.

She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband Carl Berges Fritsche II, a daughter, Debra and a son, Mark.

Patricia is survived by her daughter Gail (Gary) Gaiser, four grandchildren; Garrett, Celeste, Justin and Kristas and three great grandchildren; Andreas, Jovi, and Jira, and one on the way.

Patricia was a secretary by training, a homemaker and she loved to sing. She was a member of the Sweet Adelines for 26 years. Patricia was also a member of Beta Sigma Phi, with 64 years of continuous membership and a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Niles.

A memorial service for Patricia will take place on August 31, 2019 at 1:00pm in Halbritter Wickens Funeral Home 615 E. Main St. Niles.

Memorials in Patricia’s name may be made to the West Woods of Niles, 1211 Stateline Road, Niles, Michigan 49120; or to Caring Circle, 4025 Health Park Lane, Saint Joseph, Michigan 49085.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Halbritter Wickens Funeral Home

615 E Main St, Niles, MI 49120

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