Funeral ServiceCentral Wisconsin Veteran's Memorial Cemetery
Waupaca, WI - Wisconsin 54981
Arlene "Pat" Korotka of Milwaukee / Manawa, at age 86 went to her heavenly home on Friday August 30, 2019. She was born January 11, 1933, in Franklin on her Grandpa's farm, daughter of the late Herbert and Esther (Manske) Schultz. On November 11, 1950, she was united in marriage to Robert “Bob” Korotka in Milwaukee. Among her jobs she worked at St. Francis Hospital as an aid, as a unit clerk at St. Lukes Hospital and as a tax preparer at Lord's Tax Service. She was skilled in many crafts that she enjoyed, painting, wood working, sewing, crocheting, cake baking/decorating, candy making, stamping, and card making. She also enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, playing cards and bingo.
She is survived by her children: Daniel (Deborah) Korotka, Debra (Terry) Hoffman, Linda (Dennis) Haefner; grandchildren: Erik (Sarah) Hoffman, Jennifer (Rodney) Marquette, Julie Washington, Karyn Ager, Thomas (Kristina) Korotka, Mindy (Tim) Bronstad, Sara Korotka, Rebecca (Jonathan) Zamora and Andrew Haefner. She is further survived by two brother-in-laws and a sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, 11 great grandchildren with one on the way, and other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by beloved husband Robert, son Michael, sister Doris and brothers Glenn and Robert "Bobby".
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Central Wisconsin Veteran's Memorial Cemetery in King (N2665 Cty. Rd. QQ, Waupaca, WI 54981).