Mass of Christian Burial: Will be held on Friday, August 4, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Timothy’s Catholic Church Reno south of Cumberland with burial in the St. Timothy’s Catholic Cemetery. Father Michael Berner will officiate the service.
Family Visitation: The family will greet friends on Thursday, August 3rd, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Steen Funeral Home in Massena.
Prayer Service: A Prayer service will be held at the Steen Funeral Home in Massena on Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Pat Cullen memorial fund to be established by the family at a later date.
Patrick Michael Cullen was born July 13, 1958, the son of Ambrose and Lorraine (Cotter) Cullen in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at the Greater Regional Hospice Home in Creston, Iowa, at the age of 59.
Pat grew up on the family farm south of Cumberland and moved into Cumberland in 1994. He lived in Cumberland until 2009, when he entered C.A.R.E. in Afton, Iowa. He enjoyed collecting pop tabs for Ronald McDonald House, helping friends and neighbors and was an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his four siblings, Mary (LeRoy) Brockelsby of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Francis Cullen (Kathy) of Cumberland, Marie (Jim) Williams of Boise City, Oklahoma and Rita (Larry) Carlsson of Omaha, Nebraska; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.