Patrick James Hesse died Friday, March 7, 2008, at his home after a short illness. He was 30.

Mr. Hesse was born Sept. 20, 1977, in Aurora, Colo., to Bland K. and Nancy (Heald) Hesse. He had attended Fairland High School. He had lived in Miami since 1983, moving from Colorado.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Survivors include his mother, Nancy Hesse of Miami; three brothers, Mark Hesse of Aurora, Steven Hesse of Miami and David Hesse of Miami; a sister, Tina Hesse of Miami, a grandfather, Arthur Heald of Indianola and an uncle, Jim Heald of Indianola.

A memorial service will be held Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the AOL building of the Seneca-Cayuga Tribe on Oklahoma Highway 10 near Grove.

Cremation was arranged through the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami.