Patty Lien died in Klamath, May 31, 2007. She was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, on Dec. 31, 1960, to Wesley and Ruth German. She moved to Klamath with her parents in 1961 and resided there the rest of her life.
Patricia graduated from Margaret Keating School in 1974 and went on to Del Norte High School. In 1980 she married John Lien and had their daughter, Ginger Kay in 1981.
She graduated from The College of the Redwoods in 1990. She worked for the Redwood National Park for the past 20 years.
Patricia is survived by her husband, John; her daughter, Ginger ; her sister, Diane DePew; and her brother, Michael German. She was preceded in death by her parents and younger brother, Ricky.