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Obituary for Patricia Gertrude "Patty" Ortloff (Bergmann)

Patricia G Ortloff was born on January 2, 1937, in Hamburg, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Walter and Esther (Arlt) Bergmann. Patty was baptized in the Christian faith and confirmed in her faith at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Hamburg, Minnesota. On September 22, 1956, Patty was united in marriage to Harry H Ortloff. They resided in Eden Prairie, Minnesota where they were blessed with three children, Layne, Lynn, and Jay. Patty and Harry shared 48 years of marriage until Harry passed away in June of 2004. Patty was a nursing assistant at several locations in the metro area. She retired after 40 years of service at St. Francis Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota. Patty enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening and Lion’s Tap burgers. She is known for her witty sense of humor and her playful demeanor. She loved her German heritage which included polka music, sauerkraut and beer. Patty enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, and extended family. Patty passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2023 at The Lutheran Home in Belle Plaine, Minnesota at the age of 86. Patty is survived by her children Layne Ortloff and his wife Lisa of Chanhassen, Lynn Walker of Minnetonka and Jay Ortloff and his wife Nancy of Algona, IA; grandchildren, Jacob, Bryce, Zachary, Katelyn. Patty was preceded in death by Parents, Walter and Esther Bergmann; Husband, Harry H Ortloff; Sisters, Betty Ann Wroge, Donna Mae Fruetel. Memorial service 6 PM Thursday (11/2) at Huber Funeral Home, 16394 Glory Lane, Eden Prairie with visitation starting at 4 PM.
Huber Funeral & Cremation Services
Eden Prairie Chapel 952-949-4970