Patricia Ann (Heins) Harnack, 80, of Eyota, died Wednesday, March
10, 2021 at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.
Pat was born September 20, 1940 in Rochester to Melvin and Dorthea
(Woodward) Harnack. She graduated from Dover-Eyota High School in
1958 and then attended Mankato State University. On March 28, 1959
she married Joe Heins at the Little Brown Church in Iowa. They lived
and farmed north of Eyota. Pat also worked various jobs in Rochester.
She and Joe later divorced.
Pat is survived by her children; Terri (Bill) Broadwater of Preston and
Dave (Julie) Heins of Eyota; four grandchildren, Jessica Broadwater,
Tyler, Jessica (Bryce) and Connor; one great-grandson Micah and
special friend Marvin Lyke of Eyota.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Melvin
The family would like to thank Seasons Hospice, Traditions of Preston
and Chosen Valley Care Center. In Lieu of flowers, Memorials are
preferred to one of these entities.
A private funeral service will be Monday, March 15th at Schad & Zabel
Funeral Home in Eyota with Pastor Jean Boese officiating. Burial will be
at the Elgin Cemetery.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Eyota is assisting the family with
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