The Free Press, Mankato, MN

June 28, 2013

Patrick J. Bresnan


—    Patrick J. Bresnan, age 48, of Mankato, died Thursday, June 27, 2013, at Mayo Clinic Health System - Mankato with his family by his side.

 Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with Rev. John Kunz, officiating. A visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. at church and continue until the time of the service.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery at a later date.  Mankato Mortuary assisted with arrangements.

 Patrick John was born March 23, 1965, to Robert and Dolores (Horning) Bresnan in Mankato, MN.  He attended the Wilson Campus School - Mankato.  Pat was an Executive Chef in various states, including aboard the Minnesota Zephyer.  He enjoyed skiing, motorcycles, mountain biking, and music. Pat was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.  Pat was also a fan of the Twins and Vikings.

 Patrick is survived by his mother, Dolores Bresnan of Mankato, MN; three siblings, Timothy Bresnan of Mankato, MN, Kathleen Bresnan of Mankato, MN, and Matthew (Jessica) Bresnan of Chaska, MN; nieces; nephews; cousins; and uncle, Patrick J. Bresnan of CT.

 Patrick was preceded in death by his father, Robert L. Bresnan; aunt and uncle, Marilyn and Ken Berg and uncle, Bill Bresnan.