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Patricia "Pat" Holdeman

July 21, 1933 — November 11, 2018

Patricia “Pat” Ann (Jorgenson) Holdeman, age 85, of Erhard, MN, went home to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at the Pelican Valley Health Center. Patricia “Pat” Ann (Jorgenson) Holdeman was born July 21, 1933, in Pelican Rapids, MN at her aunts home, to Harry and Hazelle (Foster) Jorgenson. Pat was baptized at Bagstevold Lutheran Church and confirmed at Maplewood Lutheran Church. She attended country school District 161 near Erhard, and graduated from Pelican Rapids High School in 1951. On August 4, 1951 Pat was united in marriage to Clayton Holdeman at Grace Lutheran Church in Erhard Minnesota. Pat worked as a bookkeeper for Midland Coop, Otter Tail Coop and the Administrative Office for the Fergus Falls Schools retiring in 1995. Pat enjoyed crocheting, knitting, playing cards, bible studies, making baptism banners and active with church circles. She was always called “Gram” by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren even Robbin, Sarah and their families.  Pat is a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Erhard. Pat is survived by her son, Tom Holdeman, rural Erhard; daughter, Terri Broderick, Fargo, ND; seven grandchildren: Amy (Daren) Tollefson, Erin (Matt) Larson, Jana (Steve) Frerichs, Dane Anderson, Jessie Holdeman, Tracy Holdeman, Kristin Westergard; 14 great-grandchildren; brother Dean (Delores) Jorgenson, Erhard; sisters: Becky (Doug Kloss) Cusey, Moorhead, Cyndy (Jim) Gustafson, Wahpeton; sister-in-law: Ardis Jorgenson, Erhard; and many wonderful nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Clayton; son Tim; brother Dell; sister: Sharon whom died at birth, son-in-law Bob Broderick; brothers-in-law: Jim Kolle and David Cusey Visitation: Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, Erhard, MN. Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 17, 2018, at Grace Lutheran Church, Erhard, Minnesota. Clergy: Pastor Brad Soenksen Burial: Tonseth Lutheran Cemetery, Erhard, Minnesota Patricia "Pat" 's Memorial Folder
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