Patrick J. Souder, 35, of McPherson, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at his home in McPherson.
Patrick J. Souder, 35, of McPherson, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at his home in McPherson. He was a cook at Applebee’s Restaurant. He was a lifelong McPherson resident. Pat was born on May 27, 1977, in McPherson, the son of David E. and Susan K. (Brandt) Souder. He attended McPherson High School. Survivors include: sons, Caleb and Tristen of the home; parents, Dr. David and Susan Souder of McPherson; sister, Shannan Souder of McPherson; brother, Scott Souder and wife, Shannon, of Kansas City, Mo.; twin brother, Aric Souder and wife, Tara, of McPherson; sister, Kelli Peterson of McPherson; several nieces and nephews, other relatives, and many friends. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Jim Keil officiating. Burial will be in the McPherson Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, at the First Baptist Church with the family receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the Souder Children’s Education Fund in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockhamfamily.com. Obituaries continued on page A3.