Of St. Paul's Eastside
Passed away suddenly on June 27th. Pat is survived by his daughter, Shelley (Wes) Spain; grandson, Robbie Spain; brother, Gary; sister, Cathy Gilmore; niece, Miranda and nephew, Adam. He is preceded in death by his significant other, Cindy Sanchez. Visitation 4-7PM on Wednesday, July 8th at Mueller Memorial, 4738 Bald Eagle Ave, White Bear Lake. Due to Covid-19, masks are required to be worn.
Pat lived most of his life on the east side. He was the first born of three. Family was an important part of his life.
At a young age, Patâs love of sports emerged. He was an outstanding hockey, football, and fastpitch softball player. He earned many awards and championships, not to mention inductions into multiple Halls of Fame.
Pat was an educator and coach at North St. Paul High School for over 25 years. After retiring from education, he worked at Morelliâs where he kept himself busy helping friends and meeting new people.
One of his favorite pastimes was golfing on Fridays with his friends. Pat enjoyed spending time with his family and his cat, Buddy. He was a proud grandpa and loved hearing about his grandsonâs accomplishments. He will be greatly missed by many.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.