In 2008, the Town of Stanstead and 边境上大学 started to discuss building a new arena. It was in November 2009 that 帕特燃烧 agreed to lend his name and profile to the arena. Unfortunately, on November 19, 2010, 帕特燃烧 lost his third battle with cancer. When he passed away, he was surrounded by his family at La Maison Aube-Lumière in 路易斯塔里夫.
他没能看到成品, 但帕特·伯恩斯的传奇永存, 一代又一代的冰球运动员都会知道帕特·伯恩斯是谁.