Leo 'Pat' Patrick
Leo R. "Pat" Patrick, 72, of Caldwell, died Sunday,
April 21, 1991, at a Nampa nursing home of natural causes.
Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday,
April 25, at the Boone Memorial Presbyterian Church,
Caldwell, with the Rev. Michael Turner officiating. A
private graveside service will be held earlier at the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell. Services are
under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Pat was born Aug. 5, 1918, at Ordway, Colo., the son of Guy
and Dora Patrick. He grew up and attended school in
Oxford, Neb. After his high school graduation he moved
with his family to Idaho.
years he attended the College of Idaho and worked at the
Model Market in Caldwell.
In 1941 he
joined the Air Force and served for four years as a flight
instructor. Most of these years he spent at air bases
in New Mexico, Arizona and Colorado.
He married Barbara Eddy in June 1942.
After his discharge from the military, he flew for TWA
Airlines out of Kansas City for one year.
At that time he returned to Caldwell and worked at and was a
partner in the Model Market until his retirement.
He belonged to the Air Force Reserve, retiring with the rank
of major. He was also a member of the Boone Memorial
Presbyterian Church of Caldwell.
enjoyed fishing and camping with his family. He and
Barbara traveled quite a bit following his retirement, Pat
particularly enjoyed his granddaughters, Holly and Katie
Survivors include his
wife, Barbara Patrick of Caldwell; a son, Mark Patrick, a
daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Allen Shurtliff, two
granddaughters Holly and Katie Shurtliff, all of Caldwell; a
brother and sister-in-law, Vernon and Madeline Patrick of
Redmond, Ore., four sisters, Vera Blauvelt, Thelma (Mrs.
N.A.) Wade, Pat (Mrs. Stan) Young, and Lois (Mrs. Dale)
He was preceded in death by
his parents, a brother, a sister, and a nephew.
The family suggest memorials be made to the Mountain States
Tumor Institute, 151 East Bannock, Boise, Idaho 83712-6297.