Mrs. Patricia Jones Peth, 3223 Seventh Street, Wausau passed peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on March 19, 2011. Brainard Funeral Home, Wausau, is responsible for funeral arrangements and the private burial.
The former Patricia Jones was born in Wausau, the daughter of Dr. Merritt LaCount and Grace Iver Jones. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Nursing and married Charles Barwig Peth on October 9, 1948. He died July 7, 1963.
Survivors include a son Charles Merritt Peth (Donna), Wausau, and a daughter, Patricia Peth-Warye (Russ), Presque Isle, and two grandchildren, Charles M. Peth II and Wesley Robert Peth.
Among her favorite organizations she supported was Camp Manitowish, the Boys and Girls Club, Aspirus Health Foundation (Hospice), Wausau Humane Society, Performing Arts Foundation, and Marathon Historical Society. Additionally, a number of campership programs were established for youth in the Northwoods.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Patricia Jones Peth may be sent to the Wausau Humane Society, Wausau Hospice House or Camp Manitowish, Boulder Junction, Wisconsin.
Online condolences may be given at www.brainardfuneral.com