Lorie A. Patrick, 57, Alexander, died Sept. 21, 2021 at MercyOne in Mason City. Services were held Sept. 25 at Ewing Funeral Home in Clarion. Burial was at Norway Township Cemetery, rural Kanawha. 

   Lorie Ann, daughter of Larry and Marlys (Osby) Wicks, was born Aug. 24, 1964. She grew up near Kanawha and graduated from Kanawha High School in 1982. She first attended Waldorf College and then finished at Wartburg College. She taught school in several states.

   She married Frank Patrick in 1994. They moved back to this area. Lori most recently worked at the Wright County Auditor’s office.

   She is survived by her husband; son Graham; and brothers Dr. Thomas (Dr. Laura) Wicks of Checotah, OK and LeRoy Wicks of Kanawha.