Pat was a loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend to many. Born and raised in Nebraska, Pat put down roots in Kansas following his graduation from Rockhurst College in Kansas City. Pat was a passionate sports fan and especially cheered for the KC Chiefs and Royals, Nebraska Cornhuskers, Kansas Jayhawks, Creighton Bluejays and St. Teresa’s Stars. His daughter was the apple of his eye and he was her biggest cheerleader. For many years he helped coach her soccer and softball teams. For the last few years of his life, Pat served as his church’s sports ministry director coordinating the parish’s involvement in Catholic Youth Organization (CYO). At the beginning of May 2021 Pat was diagnosed with Glioblastoma Multiforme. He died five months later.