Cover photo for Patrick J. “Jake” Hecker's Obituary
Patrick J. “Jake” Hecker Profile Photo
1963 Patrick 2022

Patrick J. “Jake” Hecker

October 6, 1963 — May 19, 2022

Patrick Jacob “Jake” Hecker, 58, of Felton, MN, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, May 19, 2022. Patrick J. Hecker was born October 6, 1963, in Breckenridge, MN, to Patrick and Marilyn (Hegel) Hecker. He grew up in Moorhead, MN, where he graduated from high school in 1982. Following high school, Jake continued his education at Moorhead Technical College. He married Rebecca Nelson on June 16, 1990, in Moorhead and raised their two boys in rural Felton. He began his career at Reardon’s Office Equipment (now Loffler Companies) and over the years really enjoyed helping clients as a Service Technician. He enjoyed spending time outdoors, especially at the lake, and loved his many dogs through the years. Jake was proud of his accomplishments as an Eagle Scoutand his many home improvement projects he started (but didn’t always finish) for Becky. Most of all, he was proud of his boys. He loved his family deeply, and always had a kind heart and helping hand, which he instilled in his boys. He will be greatly missed.

Jake is survived by his wife, Becky; sons, Devin (Erika) Hecker, and Brandon Hecker; father, Patrick Hecker; brothers, Doug Hecker, Mike (Lorae) Hecker, Brad (Tammy) Hecker, mother and step-father-in-law Marlys and Ed; as well as in-laws, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Julie Eve Hecker and father-in-law, Clifford Nelson.

Visitation will be Friday, May 27, from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., followed by the memorial service at 11:00 a.m., at Wright Funeral Home, Moorhead, MN.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patrick J. “Jake” Hecker, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, May 27, 2023

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

Wright Funeral Home - Moorhead

605 2nd Ave S, Moorhead, MN 56560

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

Service

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Wright Funeral Home - Moorhead

605 2nd Ave S, Moorhead, MN 56560

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

Guestbook

Visits: 84

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