Gerhardt, Patricia A., Saginaw, Michigan


Loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013 at the Cartwright Hospice Residence. Age 84 years. Daughter of the late Charles and Edna (Driest) Sauve, Patricia was born September 9, 1928 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was a graduate of SS. Peter and Paul High School. She was married to Robert F. Gerhardt on February 23, 1952. He predeceased her in August of 1988. Patricia was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. She enjoyed playing cards, crossword puzzles, reading and watching Jeopardy, and especially her family. Surviving are two sons, two daughters and their spouses, Robert and Deborah Gerhardt, South Lyon; Joan Gerhardt, Saginaw; James and Mary Gerhardt, Saginaw; Carol and Tom Miller, Freeland; six grandchildren, Christopher (Shannon), Matthew (Tara), Jennifer (Dave), Todd ( Lindsay), Stephanie (Patrick), Eric; two great-grandchildren, Bryn and Lauren; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mary Joan and Phillip Kessel; several nieces and nephews. Patricia was predeceased in death by her daughter, Jean Ann Gerhardt and two brothers. Funeral Liturgy will take place on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. John R. Johnson will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Monday from 3:00-8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Cartwright Hospice Residence. www.snowfuneralhome.net