Richard A Patenaude

January 29, 1939 ~ August 17, 2020 (age 81)


 Patenaude, Richard Arthur age 81 passed away Monday August 17th 2020 at his home in Elk River, MN with his family at his side.

Richard worked at Anoka Electric/Connexus for 47 years. He was a volunteer at the Guardian Angels for 15 years. He was a long-time member of the Elk River Sportsman’s club.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trap shooting and traveling.

Richard is survived by his wife, Judy and by his children, Deanna Taylor (Bob), Dave Patenaude (Angie), Dan Patenaude (Maria), Debbie Bertram (Mike); his grandchildren, Brad Patenaude (Jenn), Tim Patenaude (Anna),  Andrew Taylor, Molly Taylor, Katey Taylor (Andy), Henry Bertram (Rosie), Jack Bertram  and his great grandchildren, Clair, Riley, Isabelle, Logan Patenaude and Mackenzie Taylor.

Visitation will be Tuesday August 25th 2020 10 AM-1 PM at Dare’s Funeral home 805 Main St. Elk River, MN. with a graveside following at St. Andrews Cemetery.  Arr. Dare’s Funeral Home 763-441-1212


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August 25, 2020

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Dare's Funeral & Cremation Services
805 Main Street NW
Elk River, Minnesota 55330

Graveside Service
August 25, 2020

1:00 PM
St. Andrews Catholic Cemetery
193rd Ave and Jackson Ave
Elk River, MN 55330

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