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Patrick Byrnes 03/19/2022

Patrick Byrnes 03/19/2022

Patrick K. Byrnes
March 16, 1938 – March 19, 2022
Patrick K. Byrnes, age 84, passed away on March 19, 2022, surrounded by his family, at Our House Senior Living in River Falls, WI.
Patrick was born on March 16th, 1938 to Daniel and Cora (Erickson) Byrnes in Superior, Wisconsin. He grew up in Superior, graduating from the University of Wisconsin Superior in 1960. On July 14th, 1962 he married the love of his life Mary (McCorkell) Byrnes and together they raised two children. They raised their family in Green Bay, WI and Cedarburg, WI before moving to River Falls in 2014.
For most of his career, Patrick was the VP of marketing and sales at The F. Dohmen Company. He was a lifelong fanatic of the Green Bay Packers and has been a season ticket holder since 1963. Go Pack Go! He loved his family, golfing, watching sports, and spent a lot of time manicuring his lawn.
Patrick was preceded in death by his parents, Dan and Cora; his brother, Dan (Kay) Byrnes; sister, Betty (Doug) Bender; sister, Roberta (Emil) Hoeft; and sister, Lois (Richard) Mosentine.
Patrick is survived by his wife, Mary Byrnes; brother, Jerry (Seydi) Byrnes; son, Kevin (Deb) Byrnes; daughter, Tricia Robey; grandchildren; Jaimie (Paige) Byrnes, Amanda (Michael), Sarah (Cody), and Erin (Nathan) Dixon; along with 10 great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to St. Bridget’s Catholic Church and Demontreville Retreat Center, Lake Elmo, MN. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, March 25, 2022 at 11:00AM at Saint Bridget’s Catholic Church (211 E Division St) in River Falls with a visitation starting at 10:00AM. Private family interment was in Saint Bridget Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.

Click here to watch the recording of Patrick’s Memorial Mass.



  • Faye Klasen Posted March 21, 2022 3:01 pm

    Mary and Family! My prayers and thoughts are with all you! Will try and livestream on Friday! There’ is nothing more I wish for if i could be there! All our love and hugs from the Ralph Klasen Family!

  • Denis and Agnes Grogan Posted March 22, 2022 10:39 am

    Dear Mary and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Sorry we can not attend, will lifestream on Friday. We pray that our heavenly father will wrap his loving arms around you and give you comfort and peace. With our love, Denis and Agnes

  • Mike Purtell Posted March 22, 2022 12:30 pm

    Partick, in heaven you get wings, so all your golf shots are birdies or eagles!

  • Rose Ann Schultz and Therese Okray Posted March 23, 2022 10:43 am

    We are so sorry to hear about Pat’s passing. The Sherwood Forest Triumvirate is now reunited in heaven. We wish you and your family peace and comfort.

  • Eric Miller Posted March 26, 2023 4:41 pm

    Kevin and Trisha, what wonderful parents you had. My condolences and hope God continues to bless your families. I miss the short time we were friends,best memories of my life. Tell your mom I am just like Patrick and 190 pounds with skinney legs LOL She predicted it.

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