Patrick Gene O’Brien

Patrick Gene O'Brien of Cimarron, New Mexico

Patrick was born September 26, 1935 in Jackson, Minnesota. He died the evening of May 10, 2019 after a long and courageous fight against cancer.

Pat was preceded in death by parents, Theresa and step-father Patrick O'Brien; Milo and stepmothers Thelma and Vivien Matthews; son Patrick; and sister Lelia.

His survivors include his wife Yvonne of the home, his daughters Kolleen O'Brien and husband Gregg Sterner of Olathe Kansas, Kathleen Pirie and husband Chuck of Olathe; Kendra Menke and husband Steve of Olathe; his son Kevin O'Brien of Vancouver, Washington; and step-sons Daniel Ellsworth of Liberty, Missouri and Michael Ellsworth and wife, Nancy of Atlanta, Georgia; brother Phillip O'Brien and wife Mary of Springfield, Missouri; and step-sister Patricia Hendricks of Eugene, Oregon. thirteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, aunts, cousins nephews and nieces and numerous friends.

A "Celebration of Life" will be held June 14th from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Didde Catholic Center, at ESU in Emporia, Kansas.

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