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Patsy Heritz

Patsy Heritz

March 10th, 1943 - February 7th, 2024

Patsy's Obituary

Patsy Heritz, 80, of Stevensville, passed away, Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at A Place Called Home in Stevensville.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held 1:00 P.M. Friday, February 9, 2024 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 2673 W. John Beers Rd., Stevensville, with Rev. Jesse Knox officiating. Burial will follow at Lincoln Township Cemetery in Stevensville. Friends may visit with the family from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. Friday at the Church. Memorial donations in Patsy’s name may be made to A Place Called Home. Those wishing to sign Patsy’s Memory Book online may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Pasty was born March 10, 1943 in Benton Harbor to William & Ivia (Broughton) Burns. She graduated from Vicksburg High School, Class of 1961. On June 24, 1961, she married Oscar Heritz at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Stevensville. Patsy devoted her life to caring for her family & their home, and was a life-long member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Patsy cherished the time spent with her family and many friends, and enjoyed beautiful summer days with the grandchildren around Gi Gi’s pool.

Patsy is survived by her husband Oscar; her children-Alan (Kathy) Heritz, Jeff Kowerduck, Gidget (Tod) Kretchman, Mike (Jackie) Myers, Tracy (Rob) Sanders; grandchildren-Jennifer (Kevin) Schoonbeck, Stephanie (Adam) Robson, Allison (Dan) Mashke, Zak (Cori) Kretchman, Kali (Dan) Bartschke; great-grandchildren who referred to her as “Gi Gi”-McKenzie, Bubbie, Haylee, Remi, Lyssa, Drew, Payson, Koyer, Kodi, Finley, Henry, Jack & Abigail. Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters-Bea Luttrell & Faye Sliter.

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