Pat was born in Yoakum on Nov. 14, 1929.
He is predeceased by his wife, Mildred Blanton Hencerling; his mother, Maurice Hardy Frederick; his father, Emil Hencerling; and his stepfather, Lev Frederick.
Pat is survived by his son, John P. Hencerling Jr. and John's wife, Wendy, and John's stepson and his wife, Blake and Hannah Harmon.
The funeral service was held at Grace Funeral Home located at 214 N. Market St. in Goliad on Saturday, July 20 at 2 p.m. and followed by a burial at the Hencerling place in Schroeder. A reception was held at the ranch following the graveside service.