Patricia R. "Pat" Herzig (nee: Barkhauer), 73, of Port Clinton (formerly of North Olmsted), passed away Sunday, July 7, at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 16, 1939 in Cleveland. Pat cherished spending time with her family; she enjoyed cleaning, cooking-entertaining immensely with lots of food, sewing, boating, travel and loved her dogs Gismo and Lexi.
Survivors include her husband of fifteen years Randie A. Herzig of Port Clinton; her children: Tammi R. Zavatchen (Dave) of Brunswick; Torri A. Barth (Mike) of Strongsville; Tim E. Pesta (fiancé Tiffany Walborn) of Dundee, MI; Jennifer Freeman of Truckee, CA; Christopher Herzig of Jones, OK. Additional survivors include ten grandchildren; Craig (Kelly), Justin, Chris, Kaylee, Yonna, Annabelle, Virginia, Alex, Ella, Aaron. Pat was looking forward to the birth of her first great grandchild; little baby Barth, due in September. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Earl J. Pesta Jr.; a son, James R. Pesta; and her parents, Robert and Helen (nee: Weiss) Barkhauer.