Patricia M. "Pat" Terhaar, Janesville, WI (1935-2014)
June 11, 1935 - May 19, 2014
Patricia M. “Pat” Terhaar, age 78, a resident of Cedar Crest, died Monday, May 19, 2014, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Janesville, WI. She was born in Rockford, IL, on June 11, 1935, the daughter of James Henry and Ruth Pearl (Wines) Webb. Pat married Richard Louis Terhaar on May 7, 1960, in San Diego, CA. Rich died in 2002. Pat was proud of her Irish heritage and had a great love of her children. Family was her life’s focus and Christmastime was a joyful experience planned for the entire preceding year. Pat believed in angels.
Survivors include Pat’s children: David Cameron, Rhonda (Roger) Richter, Bob Drummond, Jean Laurent, Denise (Dan) Lowe, Belinda (Jack) Ray, Jamie Terhaar, Mitchell (Ardith) Terhaar, Gloria (John) Payne and Guyla Miller; 24-plus grandchildren; 35-plus great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; her brother, Paul (Mardell) Marks; her sister, Linda (Barney) Huddleson; and her dear friend and buddy, Marilyn Newcomb. In addition to her husband, Rich, Pat was predeceased by a son, Leonard Cameron; two grandchildren, Mitchie and Michelle; and her sister, Carol.
Funeral services will be held at 12 Noon on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at ALL FAITHS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1618 E. Racine St., Janesville, with Reverend Mary Bielke, Cedar Crest Chaplain, officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral on Thursday at the CHAPEL. Burial is in Oak Hill Cemetery, Janesville. Assisting the family is HANSEN FUNERAL HOME, 752-8800, Janesville. Online condolences may be made at www.hansenfh.com
The family wishes to thank the staff at Cedar Crest and
St. Mary’s Hospital, Janesville.
"1 Corinthians 2:9 “No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him.”
From your children: “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always. As long as I’m living, my mommy you’ll be.”
Taken from “Love You Forever” by Robert Munsch.
Last updated: 10:57 am Wednesday, May 21, 2014