Patricia W. Labadie, 96, of Green Bay, formerly of Escanaba and Nahma, passed away on May 26, 2014.
She was born in Escanaba on January 17, 1918 the daughter of Edward and Zoe (Malcolm) Tobin.
She was raised in Nahma, graduated from Nahma High School in 1936, and remained there for most of her life.
Pat attended St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit where she obtained her nursing degree. She continued to work as a nurse at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique for over 20 years.
On January 18, 1941, Pat married Joseph C. Labadie in Nahma.
While living in Nahma she was a member of St. Andrew’s Church. She moved to Escanaba in 1979 and became a member of St. Anne’s Church.
Pat had a great love for her friends and family, and was especially proud of her faith. She continued to care for her friends in the West Highland Apartments by taking their blood pressure up until she moved to Green Bay last year. She also enjoyed playing bingo and cards.
She is survived by two daughters, Joan (Robert) Boudreau of Garden and Mary Palka of Green Bay; two sons, William (Mary) Labadie of Newberry and Joseph Labadie of Escanaba; 14 grandchildren, Terri (Brad) Vnuk, Rob (Jane) Boudreau, Jim (Peggy) Boudreau, Mike (Lynn) Labadie, Bill (Michelle) Labadie, Brent (Tracy) Labadie, Chris (Alicia) Labadie, Tim (Renee) Labadie, Ann (Aaron) Quinlan, Chrissy (Kurt) Metzler, Katie (Jerry) Ciha, Dave (Sarah) Labadie, Tony Labadie, Teresa Labadie; 28 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe; son, Robert Labadie; two sisters, Muriel DeWitt and Lilace Messner; and two brothers, Robert Tobin and Roger Tobin.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 30, 2014 from 4 to 5 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church with the Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 5 p.m. with Rev. Fran DeGroot officiating. A luncheon will follow in the church hall.
Burial will be in Gardens of Rest Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the family.