Patrick D. Wieland of Emporia, KS, passed away May 28, 2016 at his home. A graveside service will be held on Sat. Jun 11 at 10 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Emporia.
Pat was born on Feb 26, 1955 in Emporia, KS. He was the fourth child born to William E. and Adeline (Erpelding) Wieland. He graduated from Emporia High School in 1973. He married Jennifer Hendrix on Aug. 1, 1987. Together they adopted Ashley R. Wieland in 1998. They divorced in 2000.
Pat attended Pittsburg State University where he obtained his certificate in Boiler Management and Maintenance while working towards a degree in Construction Technology. Pat was a skilled carpenter and used his talents while employed at EKAN in Emporia and SEK-CAP in Pittsburg, Broadmore Homes of Emporia, Dennis Walker Home Builders of Emporia, Grace United Methodist Church of Wichita, Jerry Wall Construction of Newton and Kan Build Inc. of Osage City.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Gary and Mike.
He is survived by his brother Jay of Paola, KS, daughter Ashley, and many nieces and nephews.
In memory of Pat, contributions may be made to the charity of choice.