March 17, 1952 – July 21, 2019
Peacefully at Huron Residential Hospice, Clinton, on Sunday, July 21, 2019 of Bayfield, formerly of Cambridge and Elmira at the age of 67. Cherished and devoted husband of Elaine (Wilkins) Mihm for 33 years. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Francis and Herb Metzger, Carol Service, John and Barb Mihm, Diane and Norm Belanger, Bob Wilkins, Ron and Nancy Wilkins, Ray and Rose McAllister, and Joan Burbank. Pat will be missed by several nieces, nephews, and countless close friends. Predeceased by Arthur and Edna (Sass) Mihm, brother Father Jim Mihm, and sister-in-law Rosemary Wilkins. Pat was the first full time sheet metal worker with the University of Waterloo. He was employed by them for 30 years. Upon retirement, Pat was recognized as an Honorary Member of the University. He sat on the pension and benefits committee, and is a former member of the Board of Governors. Pat was a dedicated member of the Knights of Columbus, and the Historical Golf Society (Hickory Hackers). Even when retired, he continued to raise his hand freely as a volunteer for various events and organizations.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street North, ZURICH on Wednesday from 2- 4 and 7 – 9 PM. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 73334 Bluewater Highway, Zurich (St. Joseph) on Thursday, July 25th at 10 AM, Father Ben Huyge presiding. To honour Pat, please wear bright colours, your best bow tie, plus fours golf attire, or all the above.
At Pat’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations to Huron Hospice or St. Peter’s Catholic Church would be appreciated by the family.