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Patricia A. Brand, 60

Hastings,Minnesota 55033
Patricia A. Brand, 60
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

Patricia A. Brand, age 60, of Hastings, died May 23, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn., after a lengthy illness.

Patricia was born July 3, 1953, in Hastings to Nicholas and Caroline (Frost) Stoffel. She was a graduate of Hastings High School with the class of 1971. She married Mark A. Brand and he died in 2010. Patricia was a longtime employee at Bahls Motor and Implement in Hastings. She loved to travel the world.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband; as well as an infant son, Ryan Cole Brand.

She is survived by a son, Nathan; two brothers, George (Jane) Stoffel, and Lynn (Shirley) Stoffel; nieces and nephew, Candee Jenson, Sandy Stoffel and Joseph Stoffel.

The memorial service, with Gordon Gathright officiating, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 30, at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home Chapel, 201 7th Street East in Hastings. A gathering will be held 1 hour prior to the service.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.

Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.