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Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson

Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson

Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson, of Park Rapids, MN, passed away at the age of 65 on Thursday, December 7, 2017 in her home with her family by her side. Pat was born on October 29th, 1952 in Alexandria, MN to Richard and Bernice Sandberg. Pat attended school in Menahga, MN, where she graduated in 1971. She was united in marriage to Les Anderson on February 17, 1973. Over the years, they were blessed with their three children: Jason, Jackie and Shane. After living in Hudson, WI and Underwood, ND, they moved back to Park Rapids, MN in 1979 to be closer to their family. In 1981, they began building their first home together and resided there until their children graduated. In 1995, Les built Pat her dream home. There, she enjoyed spending time by tending to her flower gardens and watching the birds and wildlife in her backyard. She also loved having visitors and playing farkle with her friends and family. Pat will be remembered for her contagious laugh and always having a smile on her face.

Preceding her in death were her parents Richard and Bernice Sandberg, her brother Dick Sandberg and her sister Catherine Hamm.

She is survived by her loving husband Les, her sons Jason (Lacy) Anderson of St. Cloud, MN; Shane (Suan) Anderson of Menahga, MN; her daughter Jackie Anderson ( Matt Berghuis) of Park Rapids, MN; her 10 grandchildren: Jay, KayLee, Taylor, Seth, Tia, Kendra, Jeremiah, Kelsey, Emma, Natalie; as well as her brother and six sisters.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 18, 2017 at the Cease Family Funeral Home Chapel of Park Rapids, MN. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the services at the funeral Home on Monday, Friends may leave online condolences at