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Patrick J. Hassing, 70

Jun 23, 2019

Patrick Hassing

Winnebago Patrick (Pat) Jerome Hassing, age 70, of Winnebago, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019, at his home in rural Winnebago.

Memorial services were held at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior Winnebago, Rev. Bob Bailey officiated. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery in rural Delavan. Web tributes may be left at www.spencerowen.com

Pat was born May 5, 1949, in Winnebago, the son of Jerome and Florence (Millmann) Hassing. He married Deb Kastning on Nov. 12, 1971, at the Fieldon Trinity Lutheran Church. To this union were born two daughters, Heidi and Ali.

Pat worked for the Willette Seed Farm for over 35 years, whom he considered family. He also raised many of his own animals at home and was a jack of all trades. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, horses, car shows, old country music, camping and just anything to do with the outdoors. He was a member of the Lura Lake Sportsman Club, and the Blue Earth Historical Society. He was a man who always had an opinion and wasn’t afraid to share it with you.

Pat is survived by his wife, Deb Hassing, of Winnebago; daughters, Heidi Denn, of Luverne, Ali (Jeff Larson) Hassing, of Russell; mother, Florence Hassing, of Fairmont; brother, Dennis (Patty) Hassing, of Amboy; sisters, Julie Hassing Kuehl, of Winnebago, Jackie (Scott) Wacholz, of Duluth; granddaughter, Cheyenne Denn; grandson, Austin Denn, great-grandchildren, Brantley and Sophia Swenson, and many nieces and nephews; and his beloved Snickers (Doodles).

Pat was preceded in death by his father, Jerome; sisters, Jeanne Lasch, and Jeanette Nagel.