Sept. 26, 1947-Jan. 20, 2024

Patricia Rosina Jessing, age 76, passed away on Jan. 20, 2024, at home of natural causes.  Patricia was born on Sept. 26, 1947, in Dane County, Wisconsin, daughter of Frank and Elizabeth (Laufenberg) Ballweg. Patricia attended Waunakee High School, graduating on May 27, 1965. She was united in marriage to Robert L. Reddish in Wisconsin from 1968 to 1974, and they had two children. Patricia later relocated to Arvada, Colorado, where she was united in marriage to Richard C. Jessing from 1976 to 1986.  

Patricia retired in 2008 after working thirty years in administrative roles for AT&T in both Northglenn, Colorado, and Mesa, Arizona. Patricia proudly ran the United Way campaign at AT&T for many years and coached girls’ soccer. After retirement, Patricia resided in Arizona enjoying thrift-store treasure hunting until she relocated to Hurricane, Utah in 2015.

Patricia is survived by her two children Angie Reddish-Day (St. George, Utah) and Sean Reddish (Pepper) (Hurricane, Utah); four grandchildren Bryan Reddish (Leanna), Jordan Day, Luke Reddish and Morgan Reddish; two great-grandchildren Valerie and Carson; four sisters Carol Acker, Phyllis (Milo) Breunig, Lois Krantz and Sharon Ballweg; sisters- and brothers-in-law Darlene Ballweg, Alice Ballweg, Romie Ripp, Kathy M. Ballweg, Kathy A. Ballweg, Marv Hellenbrand, Marilyn Ballweg; and many nieces and nephews.  

n addition to her parents, Patricia is preceded in death by seven brothers Lavern, Daniel, Roger, Melvin, Wilfred, Martin, and Clarence; three sisters Lucille Ballweg, Margie Ripp and Marlene Hellenbrand; sister- and brother-in-law Monica Ballweg and Donald Acker; and several nieces and nephews.

Patricia’s family wishes to express their gratitude to the caregivers at BeeHive Homes, Hurricane, Utah, for their care of Patricia.

Funeral services will be Friday, Jan. 26, at 1:30 p.m., preceded by a viewing at 1 p.m., at Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff St., St. George, Utah. Interment will follow at Hurricane City Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S Bluff St., St. George, 435-673-2454. Family and friends are invited to click here to sign Patricia’s online guest book.