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Patricia Burks, 71

Patricia Morel Burks, 71, of Hackensack, Minn., passed away from cancer on Monday, April 1, at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd, Minn., surrounded by family.

A gathering of family and friends will begin at 12 p.m. Saturday, April 13, and continue until the Celebration of Patty's Life at 2 p.m., both being held at the Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, 8381 Lake Land Trail NW.

In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred. The family will donate memorials to a charity of their choice, which has yet to be decided.