Patrick J. Michl (89) of Effingham, formerly of Ste. Marie


Published on July 11 2013 5:34 pm

Patrick J. Michl, 89, of Effingham, formerly of Ste. Marie, died at 1:09pm Thursday, July 11, 2013 at his home.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM – Monday, July 15, 2013 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Ste. Marie, IL.  Burial will be in the St. Valentine Cemetery in the Bend Community of Jasper County, IL.  Visitation will be held 2 hours before the mass.  Memorials may be made to ARC or Wetherell House.  Arrangements are under the care of the Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home in Newton, IL. Online condolences may be left by clicking here.

Patrick was born on March 17, 1924 in Jasper County, IL the son of August and Philomena (Kerner) Michl.  Patrick worked at ARC for many years.  He enjoyed gardening, playing cards, bingo, dancing, going to parties and tinkering with things.  Patrick was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Effingham, IL and a former member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Ste. Marie, IL and St. Valentine’s Catholic Church in the Bend, Jasper County, IL.  He was a member of the Knights of Columbus #665.

Patrick is survived by numerous Nieces and Nephews.

Patrick was preceded in death by his parents; 4 sisters Louise Anderson, Helen Michl, Bernice Seiler and Monica Dhom and 4 brothers Lawrence, Marion, Joseph and Xavier Michl.