Patricia Jean Spaulding Hanson Fisko
Patricia Jean Spaulding Hanson Fisko, 81, of Victory, WI passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Benedictine Manor in La Crosse, WI after a fall at home which resulted in a fractured hip and wrist.
She was born on May 11, 1939 to Burt and Vera Spaulding.
Patricia, or Pat as she was called, was born in Victory, WI and lived most of her life there off the Mississippi River. She attended Victory Grade School and then Desoto Schools and finished in Viroqua. She married Joseph Hanson in Galesville, WI and they had three beautiful girls. She later met Thomas Fisko and they were married April 20, 1973.
Pat loved traveling to many destinations in the US as well as Norway, Alaska, Hawaii and Ireland. She loved her many beautiful flowers while watching the Mississippi roll by. She also loved fishing, reading, crocheting, puzzles and cooking.
Patricia is survived by her husband Thomas Fisko after 51 years together. One sister Virginia Stalsberg of Kasson, MN. Three daughters, Lorraine Hanson and Frank, La Crosse, Roxanne (Ronald) Stalsberg, Viroqua, and Lisa (Jeff) Powell, Onalaska. Four grandchildren Peter (Sarah) Banda, Hammond, WI, Jennifer Stalsberg, Viroqua, Christine Stalsberg, Viroqua, Chris Powell, two great-grandchildren Ethan and Kaylie Banda, and also many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Patricia is preceded in death by her parents Burt and Vera Spaulding.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Mayo Clinic and the loving care at Benedictine Manor for the last two months.
A small gathering will be held on Friday, August 28th at 11:00 a.m. at The Gathering Place, 133 Mason St., Onalaska with social distancing guidelines followed.