Patrick T. Wells, 65, passed away on April 4, 2021, at Broadlawns Medical Center in Des Moines. He was born in Des Moines, on March 2, 1956, the son of Bruce and Teresa Wells.

Patrick attended North High School and was a truck driver for Ziegler CAT for many years. He enjoyed playing pool and cards, including tournaments. Patrick loved boats, motorcycles, racing and pretty much anything on wheels. He was a member at Des Moines Power Boat Club and The Moose.

Patrick is survived by his sister, Lisa Wells (Jake); brother, Michael (Kathleen) Wells; nephews, Zachery, Matthew, John (Nikki) and James (Emily); great-nieces and great-nephews, Madik, Ryker, Atlas, Ivy and Kal; as well as many dear friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial celebration will be held at Des Moines Power Boat Club, 600 Birdland Drive, Des Moines, on Saturday, May 22, 2021, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Patrick.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Service Details

Saturday, May 22, 2021
1:00 pm
1-4 p.m.
Des Moines Power Boat Club
600 Birdland Drive
Des Moines
Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 289-2442

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