Patrick J. Hessenauer, of Janesville, died Saturday, July 5, 2014 at home. He was born in Janesville on July 2, 1966, the son of Jim and Ann (Buggs) Hessenauer. Patrick graduated from Craig High School in 1984. He married Laura Lovell on Dec. 9, 1995, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Janesville. She preceded him in death on Feb. 26, 2002. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Hockey was Patrick's passion. He was a former hockey coach at the Milwaukee School of Engineering and was a referee for both hockey and football.
Patrick is survived by his son, Ryan of Milton; parents, Jim and Ann Hessenauer of Janesville; 3 siblings, Andrea (Adam) Chaffee of Oregon, WI, Amy Hessenauer of Pewaukee, and Jim (Becky) Hessenauer of Milton; Goddaughter and niece, Jessica Wolter of Pewaukee; nephews, Eric and Luke Hessenauer of Milton; and an aunt, Debra (Jose') Bernal of Milwaukee.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Janesville with Father Jim Kuhn officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Janesville. A visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at church. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family.