Pat Burrows, 88, of Muscatine, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2022 at her home in Muscatine. Private family services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be left to the Salvation Army in Muscatine in memory of Pat. The Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral and Cremation Services of Muscatine is caring for the family. Sympathy notes may be left at www.sandhfuneralservice.com.
Patricia Louise Paxton was born on June 16, 1933 in Spirit Lake, IA the daughter of Chester and Dora (Bergendahl) Paxton. On August 1, 1953 she was united in marriage to Donald Burrows in Clinton, IA. Pat retired after 28 years as a lab technician at GPC. She was an excellent cook and loved putting on family dinners. Pat was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She found comfort and strength through her faith.
Pat will be deeply missed by her daughters, Terri Burrows and Carrie (Brian) Hetzler, both of Muscatine; grandchildren, Natalie (Levi) Schroder, Megan (Matthew) Silker and Lucas (Kelsey) Hetzler; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Michael (Debbie) Paxton of Okoboji, IA and sister, Jeri (Richard) Lee of Lake Park, IA.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents; husband in 2013; grandson, Cody Andrew Hetzler; sisters, Catherine Paxton, Barbara Ackerman; and in-laws, Eldon and June Davis.
The family would like to thank UnityPoint Hospice for their care and support during this difficult time.