Patricia K. Horodecki, 80, of Spruce, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center-Alpena. She was born March 11, 1938 to Peter and Christina (Stieb) Schmidt in East Detroit. She was employed by AAA of Michigan for over 40 years retiring from the Alpena branch as Branch Manager.

Patricia is survived by her brother, Donald K. (Janice) Schmidt and sister-in-law, Annie Schmidt, many nieces and nephews, as well as great- and great-great-nieces and nephews, a large family of cousins in Ohio, and her special friends, Sue Bushey and Rochelle.

Preceding her in death was her husband, Edward Horodecki, a brother, Peter Schmidt, two sisters, Elizabeth Perysian and Margaret (Rosie) Gideon, her nephew David Langfels and niece Sue Rospierski, her parents and step-father John Goodall.

Cremation arrangements were made through Gillies Funeral Home, Lincoln, Mich.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Patricia’s name can be made to Hospice of Michigan, Donation Processing Center, 145 N. State Ave., Alpena, Mich., 49707-2835