Patricia Ann Portsche, 77, of Olathe, KS passed away April 11, 2016 at Olathe Medical Center. Memorial service will be 10:00 am Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS 66083 913-592-2244. Inurnment following at Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, KS. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation Heartland, 8900 State Line Rd Ste 320, Leawood, KS 66206. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com
Patricia was born February 14, 1939 in Lincoln, NE to Herbert and Anna (Maxon) Everrett. She graduated from Lincoln Northeast High School. Patricia married Gary Lee Portsche on March 28, 1959 in Lincoln, NE. Gary and Pat moved all around the Midwest while he was working for Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad. They eventually settled in the Kansas City area, where she worked for 15 years as a Travel agent, part of that time she worked for Donacyn Travel in Prairie Village. Patricia enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening and arts and crafts but most of all she loved being a grandma. She will be missed by family and friends.
Patricia was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 2009; daughter, Lisa Wilkinson in 2011; granddaughter, Isabella Grace Portsche and brothers, Gary and Duane Everrett. She is survived by her children: LeAnne and husband Pete Prenovost of Phoenix, AZ, Douglas Portsche of Saginaw, TX and Mike Portsche of Spring Hill, KS; seven grandchildren: Chad and wife Erin Rolstad, Tyler and wife Cassie Rolstad, Nicole Rolstad, Allison Herrera, Kaylynn Portsche, Ian Wilkinson and Adrik Portsche and seven great-grandchildren: Jakob, Anna, Audrey, Ainsley, Ryan, Aubrey and Alisa.