Troy D. Patrick
HELPER - Our loving father, Grandfather, Brother and friend, Troy Patrick, age 90, passed away peacefully at home, on Jan. 31, 2013.
He was born Dec, 28, 1923 in Canadian, Okla., to James Thomas Patrick and Bertha Beatrice Nelson.
After school he enlisted in the U.S.M.C. He served from 1943 - 1947 in the American Legion as a D.S.O., he served with the Pacific Theater, and his rank upon his honorable discharge his rank was P.F.C.
Worked for Kaiser Steel Corporation for 41 years as master mechanic Electrician.
He married three times, married the true love of his life, Ida Peterson Patrick. Dec 16, 1947 in Elko, Nev. Together they had nine children.
Son's Kirk D. Patrick, Wellington, Blake Patrick, Price, Klent Patrick, Helper, Shane Patrick, Helper.
Daughters, Patrica Skogland, Pocatello, Idaho, Toni Torres, Oakley, Calif., Sonia Garcia, Visalia, Calif., Samone Ellis, Price.
He has 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren. Many nieces and nephews.
His only sister, Faylia Leon James, resides in Muskogee Okla.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Ida Patrick, and son Troy James, Patrick.
Our family would like to give a special thanks to, Melanie, Jeff, Sue, Daniel, Tamara, Allison, and April, for their special love, care and support towards Daddy, as well as us, you all are truly wonderful. Thank you!
Funeral services will be held Saturday Feb. 9, 2013 at Noon at the Pinnacle School Cafeteria, 210 N. 600 E., in Price.
We love you Dad and we will all be there waiting to be reunited with you and mom in the resurrection in the Paradise Earth. PS 37:9-11
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Eastern Utah Community Credit Union.