Pat Eng

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Pat Eng, 90, Fargo, ND, passed away on October 11, 2022, at St. Catherine’s South.
Pat Carl Eng was born in Washburn, ND, on July 14, 1932 to Odin and Maude (Lukin) Eng. Pat was the youngest of 6. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1952 and fought in the Korean war until his discharge in 1954. Pat attended IBC business college in Fargo, North Dakota and soon met his wife Eleanor Campagna, they married in 1956 and would go on to have 4 children: Cheryl, David, Tami, and Michael.
In 1977, Pat started Fargo Boxing through the Eagles Club; he would go on to coach and mentor athletes for very many years. He worked at Cummins Diesel where he was able to retire in 1994. In July of 1995, Pat married the love of his life Janice (Kolrud). Upon that union of love, traveling became a way of life for them. They soon realized that they enjoyed the winter months in McAllen, Texas, and summer months in Fargo and Ft. Ransom, ND.
Pat Had numerous accomplishments and had so many great qualities about him. He was a dedicated Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Solider. Pat’s kindness and generosity had no boundaries, and his absence will be felt by many who had the pleasure of knowing him. He is survived by his wife Janice (Kolrud) of Fargo; his children: Cheryl Lucero of Texas, David (Jan) Eng of Texas, Tami Green of Fargo, and Michael (Leelani) Eng of Dilworth; his stepsons Tim and Steve; 11 Grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pat was preceded in death by his Parents Odin and Maude, and his 5 brothers: Edward, Glen, Sam, Bob, and Max.


Visitation - Wednesday: October 19, 2022 9:00 am

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center
123 10th Street
Fargo, North Dakota 58103


Funeral Service - Wednesday: October 19, 2022 10:00 am

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center
123 10th Street
Fargo, North Dakota 58103


Burial - Monday: October 24, 2022 9:00 am

Fargo National Cemetery
8709 40th Ave N Fargo

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  1. Cheryl and Family, It’s hard to say goodby to such a fun loving man.He all ways had a smile and twinkle in his eye.We have so many great memories of Pat.Thoughts and prayers for you my dear friend. RIP Pat!
    Sincerely Marlene Beck

  2. I had the pleasure of Working with Pat for a few years and he was a great Mentor and friend and one of the kindest person that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. He will be missed, our prayers are with Pat and the family, May he rest in peace.

  3. I knew Pat while calling on us at Fargo Freightliner. He did a great job representing Cummins engine company until retirement. Our prayers are with you. Rest In Peace.🙏

  4. My deepest sympathy to the Eng family. Pat was a very kind and sweet man our family considered a good friend. Many good times camping at Long Lake Campground. Pat and Dad (Arnie) can toast to the good times together in heaven. RIP Pat
    Hugs to all 🙏❤️🙏
    Coleen Gronbeck Tietz

  5. My condolences to the family. I have many memories of good times and conversations shared. Pat was a gentleman and a very generous man. I enjoyed our golf outings and the occasional beer, okay always a beer after a round. He has hung his spurs with his brother’s in heaven. I salute you. Until we meet again…

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