Patrick Joseph Hoying

Joseph Hoying, 67, a resident of 552
Wakefield Avenue
, passed away on Saturday January
11, 2014, at Harbor Haven Nursing Home, following a nine year battle with

He was born
October 25, 1946 in Wauwatosa,
, the only child of Albert and Alice
Petroviak Hoying.

He was a
graduate of Marquette
and later
served in the United States Navy. Patrick worked in the insurance field,
retiring from Society Insurance in 2005.

On September
16, 1995 he married Karen Knuth at St. Joseph’s
Catholic Church, Fond du Lac.
He was named after St. Patrick, and St. Patrick’s Day was his special day. He
loved sports and was an avid Packer fan.

include his wife Karen, of Fond du Lac, a son
Benjamin Hoying, a son from a previous marriage, of Wauwatosa,
numerous cousins and friends, and his Beagle, Clark.

He was
preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation: The family will greet relatives and
friends on Wednesday January 15, 2014 from 10:00 to 10:45 AM at Sacred Heart
, Holy Family
Parish, 200 South Peters Avenue,
Fond du Lac

Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated at 11:00 AM Wednesday at Sacred
Heart Church

Funeral Home is serving the family.