Patrick Louis Klocke, age 68, of Vulcan, MI passed away on October 4th, 2023. Patrick was born on April 21st, 1955 to Paul Klocke and Marilyn (Kingscott) Klocke. He grew up in Kalamazoo and attended Kalamazoo Public Schools. He joined the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers at the age of 26 and went on to be a proud member for 42 years.
Early in life, Patrick met his wife Roben and they were able to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this past August. He is survived by his wife, their son Robert (Kimberlee) Klocke, their daughter Leanne Klocke, and their step-granddaughter Angel Sutton.
Patrick loved bringing people together with food he would spend hours preparing. In that spirit, a celebration of life will be held on Saturday December 2nd from 12 to 3 p.m. for family and loved ones at the I.B.E.W. Union Hall, 3641 E. Cork Street, Kalamazoo.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the family to help with his wife's ongoing medical care.