Patricia Adair Schulz

Patricia Adair Schulz

MONONA-Patricia Adair Schulz, age 88, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 31, 2012. She was born on March 25, 1924, in Madison, the daughter of Harry and Caroline Olson; she was the 4th of 5 children and was always lovingly called Pat. She married Victor R. Adair on Dec. 26, 1954, and enjoyed 49 years with him until his passing in March 2004. She loved music, reading, poetry, theater and spending time with family including her two great-great-nieces. She worked for many years with her brothers at Senate Realty and ran a successful secretarial service with her sister, Betty. She remarried in November 2009 to William Schulz. She is fondly remembered for her great seven layer salad, Spanish rice and Thanksgiving gravy. She had the trip of a lifetime to New York City in 2006. She was a member of the Madison East Seventh-Day Adventist church.

She is survived by her husband, William; sister, Betty Heisig; many nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; and great-great nieces, Brielyn and Kylie. She was preceded in death by her husband Victor; her parents; siblings, Frederick, Walter and Margaret; and several other close family members.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 11:30 a.m. until the time of service on Friday. Many thanks to Agrace HospiceCare and Meriter Hospital for the special loving care provided to Pat.