Patricia J. Waltemath
March 19, 1929 – April 3, 2022
Patricia Jean (Cullen) Waltemath, 93, formerly of North Platte, NE, passed from this life on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at her home in Omaha.
Patty was born on March 19, 1929 in Oklahoma City, OK, to Harry Patrick and Britta Beatrice (Todd) Cullen. She was a graduate of Classen High School and the University of Oklahoma at Norman. On June 24, 1951, she was united in marriage with Harry Waltemath Jr. in Oklahoma City and moved to North Platte. It would be impossible to list all the community and religious organizations where she served. She was an active member of both, Holy Spirit and St. Patrick’s Church, where she served as the Director of Religious Education. Later, she trained to be mental health counselor, working for Regional West in Scottsbluff, serving families struggling with addiction. Patty spent her last years in Omaha.
She is survived and lovingly remembered by two daughters, Susanne (Jon) Dutcher of Evanston, IL and Joan Waltemath of New York City; one son, Todd Waltemath of Omaha; daughter-in-law, Tamra Waltemath of Golden, CO; four grandchildren: Joseph (Tara) Dutcher of Coralville, IA, William Dutcher of Santa Fe, NM, Anna Waltemath of Aurora, CO and Hannah Waltemath of Omaha; two great-grandchildren, Liam and Atticus Dutcher; and many nieces and nephews. Patty was preceded into eternal life by her husband, Harry; and son William.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 8, 2022, at Church of the Holy Spirit Catholic Church, located at 2801 West E St, North Platte, NE. Committal services will take place immediately following at the North Platte Cemetery.
The family has requested that any memorial contributions be made to: The Waltemath Foundation, P. O. 67, Hooper, NE 68031