Patrick was an experienced musician/composer. He had written several songs and composed all the music. When he was younger, he would do events as an Elvis impersonator. He even appeared on the Grand Ole Opry as an Elvis impersonator.
Patrick had two German Shepherds, Baby and Lucy, and his cat, Homer. They were his babies and he loved them dearly.
Survivors include his four brothers, Michael Arend, Donald Arend, Danny Arend and Eddie Arend; seven nieces and nephews; and several great and great-great nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory have been entrusted with his cremation arrangements.