Patricia A. Schuster, 85
Blue Earth Patricia Ann Schuster, age 85, died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 at UHD Hospital in Blue Earth, surrounded by her family. Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Easton, Fr. Andrew Vogel officiated.
Interment will be at OLMC Cemetery, Barber Township, Faribault County.
Pat was born June 11, 1931 in St. Paul, the daughter of Evan and Marian (Murry) Orcutt. Pat grew up in Lyle, where she was the only one in her grade at Minerva Country School. She was a legal assistant for Judge Irvin. Pat was united in marriage to Marvin Schuster on Oct. 29, 1952, in Austin. Pat and Marv moved to Washington State and lived there while Marv was enlisted. They later came back home and settled on the farm to raise their four children. Pat was an amazing woman. She loved to fish and could out fish anyone. Pat worked on the farm, helped with grandkids and was often seen mowing the yard. She adored her cats, especially Buttons. Pat loved the Vikings and the Twins, but most of all her family. She was known for her great Irish hugs. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Easton, and the Easton American Legion Auxiliary.
Pat is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Diana Hougan; daughter-in-law, Kathy Schuster.
She is survived by the love of her life, Marvin; children, Mike (Denise) Schuster, of Easton, Kay Bevins, of Mankato, David Schuster, of Delavan, Amy (Dan) Ludwig, of Dundas; grandchildren, Stephanie (Jake) Zojonc, Danielle (Shane) Getten, Lee (April) Schuster, Jarrod Stamereilers, Alycia (Jay) Johnson, Matthew Ludwig and Brandon Ludwig; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Carol Schreiber, of Easton; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells assisted the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.brussheitner.com.