Wells Patrick O'Rourke, age 76, of Wells, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, at Parkview Care Center in Wells. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Sept. 27, 2013, at St. Casimir Catholic Church in Wells. The Rev. Thomas Niehaus officiated and burial was in St.?Casimir Catholic Cemetery in Wells. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells was in charge of arrangements.
Patrick O'Rourke was born Nov. 17, 1936, in Walnut Lake Township, Faribault County, the son of James Patrick and Thelma (Hubbard) O'Rourke.
Patrick is survived by his wife, Mary Ann; three daughters, Julie (Paul) Burkhardt, of Mendota Heights, Mary (Jim) Glazer, of St. Paul, and Molly (Bill) Schultz, of Le Sueuer; four grandchildren; four siblings, Carol (Robert) Murphy, of La Crosse (formerly of Austin), David (Mary Helen) O'Rourke, of Wells, Tim O'Rourke, of Easton, and Brigid O'Rourke, of St. Louis Park.
Memorials are preferred to The American Cancer Society of St. Casimir Catholic School.
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