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Patricia "Bridget" Prescher

July 17, 1948 ~ November 27, 2023 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Patricia Prescher Obituary

Patricia “Bridget” Prescher, 75, of Chippewa Falls, town of LaFayette, passed away peacefully Monday, November 27, 2023 at her residence after a courageous battle with cancer after 17 years.

                Bridget was born July 17, 1948 in Rochester, MN, the daughter of James and Hazel “Mitzi” (Murnane) Dexter.

                On August 10, 1968, Bridget married David Prescher. Bridget traveled the globe as a flight attendant for Northwest Airlines and spent time as a banker and beautician. Bridget was an active member of the Lake Wissota Lions Club for many years, with a passion for helping those less fortunate. She has resided in the Lake Wissota community since 1989 where she was active in the community and cherished many friendships. Bridget never met a stranger and would always fill a room with her presence, bringing smiles and laughter to all those surrounding her Although she will be greatly missed by many, she is now at peace and reunited with those that have gone before her, in the presence of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

                Bridget will always be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother as well as a friend to all.

                Bridget is survived by two sons, Brent (Wendy) of Covington, GA and Brian (Sara) of Hudson, WI; two brothers, James Dexter of Stewartville, MN and Michael Dexter of Rochester, MN; four sisters, Victoria (Andrew) Koehnan of Rochester, MN, Mary Jo (Michael) Bell of Chippewa Falls, Colleen Nietz of Lino Lakes, MN and Melissa (Roger) Leek of Emporia, KS; five grandchildren, Baily (Luke) Carter, John David, Ezra, Owen and Aidan Prescher.

                Bridget was preceded in death by her husband, David on June 23, 2023; her parents; one brother, Duffy Dexter; one great grandson, Killian Prescher; and nephews, Matthew Koehnen and Dustin Dexter.

                There will be a Memorial visitation from 10 a.m. until Noon on Wednesday, December 13 at the Horan Funeral Home in Chippewa Falls for those who wish to pay their respects and visit with the family.

                In lieu of flowers, Bridget’s family prefers memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Lake Wissota Lions Club.


A Gathering for Patricia “Bridget” Prescher was held Wednesday, December 13 at the Horan Funeral Home in Chippewa Falls.

                Inurnment was in Bateman Cemetery in the town of LaFayette.

                Urn bearers were Aiden, Bailey, Ezra, John David and Owen Prescher.


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December 13, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Horan Funeral Home (Chippewa Falls)
420 Bay Street
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729


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