Pat Ebertz, a cherished member of the morning show since its inception in 1993, passed away Monday night, as confirmed by his grieving family. A close friend shared heartfelt sentiments, reflecting on Pat’s remarkable kindness, thoughtfulness, and caring nature. Fondly remembered for his vibrant personality and famously cluttered desk, Pat’s genuine love for others resonated deeply within the hearts of those who knew him.
One of my duties when I worked up at @KNSI in St. Cloud was to board-op their “Calls to Santa” show. Pat Ebertz played the role of Santa and considering it was a radio show, Pat didn’t have to come in dressed as Santa, but he did. It was perhaps the only time I have ever seen… pic.twitter.com/80LclfW8iu
— Zach Halverson (@ZachHalverson) December 27, 2023
The heartbreaking news revealed that Pat peacefully drifted away in his sleep on Christmas night, never to awaken. Described as a wonderful father and a treasured friend, his passing has left a profound void in the lives of many.
In the wake of this tragic loss, the Ebertz family plans to announce Pat’s obituary and details regarding his funeral arrangements. This will provide an opportunity for the community to come together, pay respects, and honor the legacy of a remarkable individual who touched countless lives through his warmth and generosity. Pat Ebertz will be deeply missed but forever remembered for the love and joy he shared with everyone around him.