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Patricia Savage Obituary

Patricia A. Savage, 87 of Lake City, passed away on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 in Lake City.         She was born Dec. 18, 1931 in Lake City to Leo and Rose (Wagner) Wiley. She graduated from McCahill High School in Lake City. She then attended St. Mary’s College in Winona. Patricia was united in marriage to Charles V. Savage on Sept. 6, 1952 at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake City. They lived in the Welch, Minn. area. Patricia stayed at home raising their six children until they all were in school. She then worked as a teacher’s aid in the Red Wing School District until retiring in 1991. They moved to the Savage farm in Frontenac in 1982. After Charles passed in 2011, Patricia moved to Lake City where she lived at the Plaza. She was a member of St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake City. She sang in the church choir at church, funerals and nursing homes. Patricia enjoyed fishing with her husband, playing cards, bible study and bingo. Most of all she loved spending time with family and friends.
    Patricia is survived by her children, Julie (Chuck) Emnett of Stevensville, Mont., Karen (Tim) Larson of Faribault, Minn., Jeanne (Clif) Wegener of Sun City; Ariz., Robert (Jacqueline) of Zimmerman, Minn., and Patrick of Frontenac; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Joann (Bill) Plante of Bella Vista, Ark.; brother, David (Janet) Wiley of Forest Lake, Minn. She was preceded in death by her parents;  husband, Charles Savage; son, William Savage; grandsons, Timothy Larson Jr. and Matthew Larson; great-grandson, Austin Larson;  three sisters, Lorraine Fick, Betty Heise and Mary Ellen Wiley; five brothers, Gene Wiley, Dennis Wiley, Jim Wiley, Phillip Wiley and William Wiley; and daughter-in-law, Nancy Savage.
    A Memorial Mass will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church of Lake City, with Fr. John Wilmot presiding. Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 30,  from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Anderson-Peterson Chapel in Lake City, with a prayer service held at 4 p.m.  Friday at the funeral home. Visitation will also be one hour prior to the time of the mass at the church. Burial will be at Frontenac Cemetery. Online condolences may be placed at

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