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The documents cited there have been no incidents of domestic violence and there are no children.Hospenthal, 17 years older than Patrick, is a physical therapist in the Scottsdale, Ariz., area. The divorce cannot be finalized until at least 60 days after he has been served the papers. He has a right to respond to Patrick's filing. Patrick finished 10th in the Nationwide Series this past season for JR Motorsports. She is moving full time to the Cup series this season for Stewart-Haas Racing. The former IndyCar star consistently has avoided discussing her private life over the years. Media members were informed she would adhere to that policy during last week's Cup test at Daytona International Speedway. Her only public mention of the divorce came on Facebook. "I am sad to inform my fans that after 7 years, Paul and I have decided to amicably end our marriage," she wrote. "This isn't easy for either of us, but mutually it has come to this. He has been an important person and friend in my life and that's how we will remain moving forward."