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Michael Patrick

Saturday, August 2, 2008

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Funeral services for Michael Patrick, 61, of Spencer, will be held at 9 a.m. today Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer. Rev. Harry McAlpine will officiate the service.

Michael passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at Spencer Hospital.

Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer.

Michael David Patrick, the son of Roy David and Loretta (Glowczewsky) Patrick, was born Aug. 5, 1946, in Spencer. His childhood years were spent in Spencer, where he received his education graduating from Spencer High School in 1964. Following high school, he attended Estherville Junior College for a short period of time and met his future wife.

Mike married Carol DeVries on March 13, 1965, at Immaculate Conception Church in Graettinger. Following their marriage, he worked for Spencer Grocery. He later worked at Whittenburg Distributing for 33 years and Johnson Brothers for a short period of time, until his semi-retirement. Mike was an entrepreneur all of his life, chasing his dreams and owning several businesses including taverns, rental properties and his current business venture, Grantiques.

His parents preceded him in death.

Mike is survived by his wife, Carol of Spencer; one son, Chris Patrick and his wife, Nancy of Dubuque; two daughters: Anne Patrick-Daley of Wayzatta, Minn., and Michele Ramert and her husband, Brett of Plymouth, Minn.; a sister, Kathy Pettit and her husband, Bob of Ruthven; a brother, Richard Patrick of Leominster, Ma.; and 10 grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Warner Funeral Home of Spencer.