Patricia M. “Patsy” Kort

Patricia M. “Patsy” Kort

OREGON/STOUGHTON/MADISON-Patricia M. “Patsy” Kort, age 73, of Oregon, passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital on Thursday, March 23, 2017.

She was born on May 14, 1943, in Sparta, Wis., the daughter of Eugene and Helen (Sherpe) Marx. Patsy married Richard “Dick” Kort on September 21, 1963 in Sparta. Patsy and Dick were long time members of the “Old Time Fiddlers Association”. She enjoyed music, especially playing the fiddle, gardening, sewing, painting, and traveling. Patsy loved taking trips to Montana to paint. One of her favorite painting trips was attending the William “Bill” Alexander “Magic of Oil Painting” workshop in Vancouver, Canada.

Patsy is survived by her brother, Eugene (Sandy) Marx of Yuba City, Calif.; and nieces, Jeanne (Mark) Owens, of San Diego, Calif. and Angela, Kelly, Sherri and Veronica. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Richard.

Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson Stoughton
Funeral & Cremation Care
1358 Hwy 51
(608) 873-4530