Patricia Lee Wathen, 79, of Sandstone, MN, died Thursday, June 15, 2017.
Pat was born on June 13, 1938 in Spirit Lake, Iowa to Leo and Ora Wathen. She and her family moved to Hinckley, Minnesota in 1941. Pat lived in Mora for a few years before moving to Sandstone in 1972, where she has lived since. Pat was employed for her entire career at Sandstone/East Central Public School in the school cafeteria. Pat was fond of animals, especially her cats. She enjoyed riding her bike, puzzles, painting, and embroidery.
Surviving her are two aunts, Jean Zufall of Mora and Anne Zufall of Estherville/Spirit Lake, Iowa; brother-in-law, Gordon Britton, niece, Sherry (Bryan) Johnson of Sandstone, great-nephews Bart and Benjamin, and many cousins. Pat is preceded in death by her parents and sister Judy Britton.
Interment will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Methven Funeral Home of Sandstone, MN.