Cover photo for Patricia Irene Ahrens's Obituary
Patricia Irene Ahrens Profile Photo
1946 Patricia 2020

Patricia Irene Ahrens

September 25, 1946 — October 17, 2020

Patricia I. Ahrens, 74, of Ogden, Iowa passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at her home in Ogden.

Pat’s wishes were to be cremated. A Celebration of Life Service for Pat will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 24, 2020, at Water’s Edge Church in Ogden. Pastor Mark Lee will officiate. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday at the church.

Patricia Irene Koenig was born on September 25, 1946, in Boone, Iowa, the daughter of James and Shirley (McCray) Koenig. Pat was raised in Boone and graduated with the Boone High School Class of 1964. She furthered her education by attending DMACC, where she received her Associates Degree in Dietary Management. Along the way, Pat also took online courses and earned her Bachelor’s degree.

On January 17, 1964, Pat was united in marriage to Robert Ahrens in Boone, Iowa. The couple resided in Boone where they were blessed with three children, Deborah, Lou Ann and Mike.

Pat worked for several businesses in the area, before becoming a nursing home dietary manager. She also worked in dietary management for the Boone Public Schools for over 12 years. In 2006, Pat began her career in Mental Health Services. Her love for children, led Pat to become a foster parent in which she faithfully cared for many children for over 25 years, with her love and support.

Her hobbies included crocheting, feeding the birds, riding her bike and exercising. She also enjoyed stock car racing. Pat especially loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include her three children, Lou Ann Ahrens of Boone, Deborah Ahrens of Ogden, and Mike (Jill) Ahrens also of Ogden; six grandchildren, Caden Pooley, Caleb Pooley, Amber Anderson, Anakin Larson, Mikael Lage, and Stephon Ahrens; 10 great grandchildren; one nephew, Jim Koenig; and her cousin, Karen Jean Crouse of Des Moines.
In addition to her parents, Pat was preceded in death by her sister in infancy, Tomicinia Koenig; her brother, Thomas Koenig; her grandson, Mikial Pooley and her cousin, Ginny Weltha.

Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patricia Irene Ahrens, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Saturday, October 24, 2020

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Celebration Of Life

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree