Patricia “Pat” A. Klister, 82, Luxemburg, passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, with her children by her side and she is now home with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was born on November 6, 1940, in Clintonville to the late Floyd and Cordell (Ebert) Barker. Pat was a 1958 graduate of Clintonville High School. Pat proudly raised 5 children. She worked as a receptionist for the Gandrud Auto Group (formerly Woody Jepsen Chevrolet) and then at First Rate Mortgage. Pat enjoyed birdwatching, gardening, camping and reading. She was an avid Packer fan. Pat enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She simply loved life and will be missed by her loving family.
She is survived by her children, Dan (Sandy) Klister, Kathy (Dave) Styer, Cheryl (Kevin) Brazee, Mike Klister, Michelle (special friend, Brandon) Tank and her loving chocolate lab, Coco; grandchildren, Rob (Ashley) Klister, Christine (Chris) Abell, Cody (Jodi) Styer, Ben (Taylor) Styer, Josh (special friend, Emilie) Styer, Jenna (Dave) Mercier, Devin (Megan) DeJardin, Kaylee Tank and Austin (special friend, Lexi) Tank; great grandchildren, Gavin, Dylan, Theo, Luella, Nolan and Aubree; brothers, Chuck (Dori) Barker and Joe (Marie) Barker; brother-in-law, Dave Hopp; sister-in-law, Sandy Barker; former spouse, Russ Klister and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Kathy Hopp; brother, Don Barker and nephew, Bryan Barker.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 4, 2022, at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service. Memorial service Sunday, December 4, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Deacon Bill Burkel officiating. Online condolences may be express at www.prokowall.com.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a memorial fund will be established.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Luxemburg County Rescue, the 7th floor nursing staff at St. Vincent Hospital, Unity Hospice, Chaplain Steve and Dr. Ofori for their care and compassion. Also a special thank you for the many years of loving care to her son and caregiver, Mike.