Patricia Dao was a French and Vietnamese linguist. She had been born and raised in Vietnam and moved to the United States when she was in high school. Pat joined the Church, and she and Todd Hazelbarth were married in the Washington, D.C. Temple. They have lived in Tokyo and Singapore and served a previous senior couple mission in Fukuoka, Japan. They have one son, Paul, who is adopted from the Philippines, and two grandchildren. Pat and Todd both enjoy reading, languages, walking, and sharing the Gospel.