Honoring Pat Koldyke

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Publish date: April 1, 2019
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Dear Friends of AUSL,

As many of you know, Patricia Blunt Koldyke died on March 27th. She was surrounded by her family in her home in Florida. The entire AUSL community is deeply saddened at Pat’s passing.  

Mike and and his family have announced a memorial service to be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 2:00 pm CST at the Fourth Presbyterian Church (126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL 60611). All are invited to attend to celebrate Pat’s life and share her family’s grief in her passing. 

Pat has been with AUSL since our founding in 2001 and played a critical role in expanding more opportunities for thousands of AUSL network school students. Pat was an inspiring figure whose sharp wit and infectious energy warmed so many hearts. We will miss her deeply.

To honor Pat’s life and impact across our 31 schools in Chicago, we launched a tribute page on the AUSL website, which you can visit here, to post your memories and photos with Pat.


With deep respect,


Don Feinstein
Executive Director

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