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Patrick L. Hinrichs

Published: Sunday, March 19, 2017 1:27 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, March 20, 2017 9:33 a.m. CDT

PROPHETSTOWN – Patrick Lee Hinrichs, 36, of Prophetstown, died Friday, March 17, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. He was the manager of the Prophetstown wrestling team and the Dana College wrestling team.

Patrick was born July 17, 1980, in Sterling, to Gary L. and Catharine M. (Sandrock) Hinrichs. Patrick was a member of First Lutheran Church in Prophetstown.

Survivors include his parents; two sisters, Sarah (Chris) Vacanti of Omaha, Nebraska, and Staci (Nic) Lenox of Middle Island, New York; his paternal grandmother, Betty Hinrichs of Rock Falls; one nephew; one niece; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at First Lutheran Church in Prophetstown. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church, with the Rev. Katrina “Katie” Gallagher officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Prophetstown. Bosma-Gibson Funeral Home in Prophetstown is handling arrangements.

Memorials have been established to First Lutheran Church and Make-a-Wish Foundation.  

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