Cover photo for Patrick Heidrich's Obituary
Patrick Heidrich Profile Photo
1953 Patrick 2023

Patrick Heidrich

August 14, 1953 — October 15, 2023

 

Patrick Heidrich, 70, passed away on October 15, 2023, at Sanford Health in Bismarck after a courageous battle with cancer. He passed away surrounded by his loving family and completely at peace with God’s will.                                

Visitation will be held from 6:15-7:00 PM, Wednesday, October 18, at Church of St. Anne, 1321 Braman Ave, Bismarck. A rosary and vigil service will begin at 7:00 PM.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM, Thursday, October 19, at Church of St. Anne.  

Interment will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bismarck.

Patrick was born August 14, 1953, to Magnus and Helen. After growing up in Strasburg and graduating from Emmons Central High School, he pursued a degree in Architectural Drafting from Wahpeton State School of Science. After a brief time working in South Dakota, he moved to Bismarck and began working at Melroe Company in 1974. He worked as an engineer at Bobcat Company (formerly Melroe) for a total of 41 years, during which he received numerous awards and a United States Patent. 

He met his bride, Elizabeth “Betty”, and were married on June 16, 1979, at St. Anthony’s Church in Linton, ND. Together they raised seven beautiful children, of whom he was extremely proud. Pat enjoyed working on his lawn and tending to his impressive garden. He enjoyed playing cards and board games with his children and grandchildren, and completing crossword puzzles. Pat was a faithful Catholic and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council at St. Anne Parish. He liked to travel, and over the past few years enjoyed several cruises and two winters in South Carolina. In retirement, he enjoyed woodworking, especially making ornaments and toys for his grandchildren. 

Patrick is survived by his wife, Elizabeth, of 44 years; his children: Jason (Tamara) Heidrich, Prior Lake, MN; Jessica (Brandon) Martel, Bismarck; Jodi (Jeremy) Keller, Bismarck; Abbey (Derrick) Nagel, Bismarck; Davis (Anne Marie) Heidrich, Charleston, SC; Becka (Ryan) Koll, Mandan; Maria (Alex) Huizenga, Bismarck; his 26 grandchildren: Alexis, Adrianna, Elias, Elani Heidrich; Annika, Hannah, Noah, Derek, Levi, Trinity, Christopher, Kateri Martel; Hailey, Libby, Bridget Keller; Dominic, William, Leo, James, Anne Nagel; Patrick, baby Heidrich; Brantley, Karson, Oliver Koll; Bennett Huizenga; four sisters: Bernadette Heidrich, Deloris (Ron) Volk, Lasy (Ruben) Bosch, Flora (Gary) Austad; mother-in-law Rosina Bosch, Linton; two sisters-in-law: Marilyn (Anselm) Ternes, Luiza (Toby) Schatz; three brothers-in-law: Alfred (Karen) Bosch, Frank Bosch, and Ronald (Jenel) Bosch.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Magnus and Helen (Tschosik) Heidrich; father-in-law, Alfred Bosch; and brother-in-law, Glenn Bosch.

 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patrick Heidrich, please visit our flower store.
Patrick Heidrich Bulletin.pdf
Open

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, October 18, 2023

6:15 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

A rosary and vigil service will begin at 7:00 PM.

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass

Thursday, October 19, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Livestream

Click to watch

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 4751

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree