Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Video shot by Brody Howard, Abbie Gobeli and Jack Buckholz. Edited by Alexa Hunt.
Audio recorded and mastered by Tanner Uselmann.
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