Patrick Urban, Sr.

Patrick Urban, Sr., 55, Saratoga, Wyo., formerly of Hays, died Monday, Dec. 21, 2020, at his home.

He was born Dec. 29, 1964, in Wichita to Charles and Carol Ann (Legleiter) Urban.  He was a 1983 graduate of West Wichita High School.

He married Dorothy Steckline on Aug. 7, 1998, in Hays. He was a carpenter by trade and for 20 plus years worked for Lloyd and Ida Lundy at the Best Western Vagabond Hotel.

He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoyed spending his time fishing, and hunting alongside his four boys. 

He was a cub scout leader and received great joy in developing and fostering young men, and enjoyed cheering on the Denver Broncos.

Survivors include his wife, Hays; four sons, Joseph Steckline Urban, Charles Urban, Francis Urban, and Patrick Urban, Jr., all of Hays; four brothers, Chris Urban, Hutchison, Steve Urban and wife, Ann, Galesburg, Ill., Dennis Urban, Leoville, and Tim Urban, Seldon; a sister, Gwen Schultz and husband, Darren, Grainfield and his mother, Seldon.

He was preceded in death by his father; and three brothers.

Services will be at 10 a.m. March 20, 2021, at St Mary Catholic Church, Ellis; inurnment in the parish cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to St Mary Church and School, Ellis.

Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67637, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be left by guest book at or by email at keithleyfuneralhomes@gmail.

Posted online on March 10, 2021