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Patrick A. Borman

Patrick A. Borman


Patrick A. Borman, 63, of Backus, Minn., passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd.

Patrick was born June 24, 1949, the son of Alan and Mary Ann (Foss) Borman. He grew up in Backus and graduated from Backus High School. Patrick married Patty Blanchard on Aug. 26, 1985, in Sisseton, S.D. They lived their entire married life in Backus. Patrick worked many years at Ah-Gwah-Ching in Walker and for many years as a dispatcher at the Pine River-Backus School District bus garage.

Patrick enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He was a member of the Backus Fire Department for 32 years and was a member of the Backus First Responders since its beginning.

Patrick is survived by his son, Ross (Alicia) Borman; grandson, Bryce Borman; mother, Mary Ann Borman; brothers, Walter (Eva) Foss, Miles (Mary) Borman, Joey (Carrie) Borman, Barry (Jill) Borman and Peter Borman; sister, Lavonne (Rick) Pederson; and many nieces, nephews and numerous other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Alan Borman; wife, Patty Borman; brothers, Rodney and Michael Ray; sister, Linda; aunt, Sue Bailey Anderson; and his maternal grandparents, Ole and Nellie Foss.

Funeral sevices were at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Backus. Visitation was Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at the church in Backus.

Kline Funeral Home of Pine River was in charge of arrangements.