Tomczak, Patricia A., Zilwaukee, Michigan


Passed away Sunday February 3, 2013. Age 70 years. Patricia Ann LaFramboise was born April 10, 1942 in Saginaw to the late Charles and Madeline (Stelter) LaFramboise. She married Gilbert W. Tomczak June 1, 1963. He survives her. Patricia was a member of Old Town Christian Outreach Center. She enjoyed having coffee with friends and was known for her "taxi service." Patricia also made fishing lures with her husband. Surviving besides her husband Gil are four children; Gary Tomczak, Debra-Sue (Paul) Lopez, Lisa (Dave) Pender, and Todd (Becky) Tomczak, two sisters and one brother; Marilyn Kuebler, special sister Marsha Gunlock, and Charles (Sue) LaFramboise, special friends Gwen Winiecke, and Sandi Bedtelyon, 12 grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and many other loving family members and friends. Patricia was predeceased by her infant daughter Jennifer-Jo in 1970, and one brother and two sisters, Bruce LaFramboise, Audrey Ruggles, and Gail Welling. Funeral service will take place on Thursday February 7, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Old Town Christian Outreach Center, 600 Gratiot Ave. Pastor Don Dinninger will officiate. Family and friends are welcome to gather at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road (S. M-47), on Wednesday from noon-8:00 p.m., and at the church on Thursday one hour before the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings are suggested to the soup kitchen at Old Town Christian Outreach Center or VNA Hospice. www.reitzherzberg.com