Patricia “Patty” Donnelly-Johnson, age 64 of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson. Interment will be in the St. Aloysius Cemetery in Olivia, Minnesota.
Gathering of Family and Friends will be held Wednesday, September 27, 2017 one hour prior to the service from 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. all at the church.
Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson.
Patricia Ann Johnson was born July 2, 1953 in Olivia, Minnesota, the daughter of Jack and Norine (Hank) Donnelly. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Aloysius Church in Olivia. Patty graduated from Olivia High School and received her Associate’s Degree from Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota.
Patty was employed as an Assistant Administrator at the Olivia Nursing Home until moving to Hutchinson. She worked as an Office Assistant at Beeler Chiropractic in Hutchinson and most recently as a Breakfast Hostess at AmericInn in Hutchinson.
Patty was a member of St. Anastasia Catholic Church. Her faith was extremely important to her and she was involved in church activities. She also volunteered at the Food Shelf. Patty enjoyed crocheting, cooking, reading, playing cards, writing poems, attending her Grandson, Quentine’s baseball and football games and spending time with her family and friends. She was truly a ‘people’ person. She was kind and caring and was always willing to do anything for anyone.
Patty passed away at Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Thursday, September 21, 2017.
Blessed be her memory.
Patty is survived by her:
Daughter, Jackie Wisch of Hutchinson, MN,
William “Billy” Wisch of Hutchinson, MN;
Grandson, Quentine Washington;
Siblings, Mary (Mike) Kirkpatrick of Bloomington, MN,
John (Cheryl) Donnelly of Pipestone, MN,
Mike Donnelly of Willmar, MN,
Terri (Bob) Steffel of Hutchinson, MN;
Nieces, Lindsey (Scott) Berry of Chanhassen, MN,
Gracie Donnelly of Pipestone, MN;
Nephew, Travis Donnelly of Las Vegas, NV;
Special ‘Sister’, Joan Balcer of Bloomington, MN;
Special Friend, Jord Turner of Hutchinson, MN;
Many other cousins, aunts, uncles, and many friends.
Patty is preceded in death by her Parents, Jack and Norine Donnelly; former Husband and Friend, Jon Wisch; and her special dog, Abby Marie Wisch Sr.