Patricia ‘Pat’ Anding

August 16, 1931 - May 6, 2022

Patricia “Pat” Anding, 90, of Granton, WI, died Friday, May 6, 2022, at the Marshfield Health Services Nursing Home in Marshfield, WI.

Patricia Jean Anding

Duane and Patricia Anding

Patricia Jean Dux was born on August 16, 1931, in Withee, WI, the daughter of Alfred and Ellen (Schwarze) Dux. She was united in marriage to Duane Charles Anding on April 29, 1950, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church. They farmed in the town of Lynn on the family farm for many years. It was a century farm that had been in Duane’s family going back to his great-great-grandparents. Duane received a “Farmer of the Year” award and received a first place medal from the state of Wisconsin for his maple syrup. After retiring from farming, they moved to Granton road. Duane died on May 1, 2018, and the house was just sold recently.

Pat was a member of the Zion Lutheran Missouri Synod Church in Granton. She also belonged to the church’s ladies aid for many years. She was a member of the Lynn Birthday Club. She loved crocheting and quilting and crafting in general. She also enjoyed tending to her flowers and watching her birds.

She is survived by three children, Mark (Yvonne) Anding of Granton, Beth (Leroy) Ludovic of Neillsville, WI, and Anna (Kevin) Engevold of Granton; six grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, a brother, Jeffrey (Jackie) Dux of Dodgeville, WI, and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Evelyn Dimeo; a brother, Kenneth Dux; a brother-in-law, Arnold Anding, and sisters-in-law, Erma Terman and Margaret “Peggy” Dux.

A memorial service for both Patricia and Duane will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 13, at the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Granton. Pastor Daniel Schoessow will officiate. Music will be provided by Caroline Helm, organist. Interment will be in the Town of Lynn Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

The Gesche Funeral Home is assisting Patricia and Duane’s family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be made at, where the memorial service will be livestreamed.