Patrick A. Hult

Patrick “Iron Pat” Allen Hult, 69, a resident of rural Battle Lake, died Monday, May 21, 2018 at his home under the care of LB Hospice.
  Visitation was 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Olson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls.
Services were 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at Olson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls with Reverend Zinta Sundby. Military Participation was by Barnesville VFW Post 4628.
  He was born February 23, 1949, to Donald H. and Margaret E. (Frederick) Hult in Fergus Falls, MN. Patrick graduated from Battle Lake High School in 1967.
  Patrick served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War for 2½ years. During his service, he received the National Defense Service Medal, Sharpshooter Marksmanship Badge with M-14, Overseas Service Bar, Vietnam Service Medal and Vietnam Campaign Medal.
  Patrick worked a few jobs after an Honorable Discharge from the Army. He was employed by McCaslin and Peavey Elevator in Barnesville, and also spent 6 years working with RVs in California, then was the rigging shop manager at a marine in Ottertail for the next 13 years. He retired from Jennie-O Feed Mill in Henning.
  He was a member of the VFW in Barnesville, MN. Patrick enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.
  Preceding him in death were his parents, Donald and Margaret; and his wife, Renae Hult.
  Survivors include his children, Sandra Sherman of Fargo, ND, Sean Hult of Moorhead, MN and Tammie (Lipska) Bakko of Fargo, ND; 7 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; siblings, Bette (Les) Bensch, Mike (Marte) Hult, Carole (Ron) Runningen; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Olson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent online at