GLENCOE - Patrick "Pat" Kuck, 74, of Glencoe and formerly of Arlington and Searles area, died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Arlington. Burial will be at a later date in St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, rural Searles.
Visitation will be on Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is handling the arrangements. To sign the guest book, or to leave an online condolence for his family go to www.mvfh.org.
Pat is survived by a daughter, Theresa Crawford, of Oakdale; sons and daughters-in-law, Tony and Dawna Kuck of Brookings, S.D., and David and Sarah Kuck of Plymouth; grandchildren, Taylor, Alex, Krissy and one on the way; a great granddaughter, Danyella; a sister, Betty Ubl of New Ulm, a brother and sister-in-law, Tom and Shirley Kuck of Searles, and by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a special friend, Joan Meffert in 2011.
Patrick George Kuck, the son of George and Hildegard (Reinhart) Kuck was born on Nov. 11, 1937 in New Ulm. He attended St. John's Catholic School in Searles. Pat was the owner and operator of J & P Farm Supply Store in Arlington for 22 years before retiring in 2000. He met a special friend, Joan Meffert, and in 2005 he moved to her hobby farm in rural Glencoe where they raised horses. He loved spending time with his family, horseback riding, fishing, and hunting. Pat was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus, both in Arlington, and a long time member of the Arlington Fire Department.
The family prefers memorials to the American Lung Association.