John C. Patrick Jr., 78, of Derry, died peacefully at his home Tuesday June 2, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born May 2, 1942 in Carlisle the son of the late John C. Patrick Sr. and Bertha Philabaum Patrick.
John was a US Army and Navy Veteran having served in Vietnam. He had retired from Torrance State Hospital and was a member of the Derry Volunteer Fire Department and the Derry Rod & Gun Club.
He is survived by his wife Peggy Will Patrick, three sons; Chris Patrick (Jessica) of Hollidaysburg, John E. "LJ" Patrick (Kimberly) of Derry and Jason B. Patrick (Patricia) of Whitney. Three sisters; Helen Osikowicz (Frank) of Greensburg, Veronica Munz of Ocala, Florida and Nerian Taylor (Don) of Crabtree.
Eleven grandchildren, four great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Friday from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 300 W. Third Avenue, Derry. A blessing service will be conducted Saturday at 10:30am in the funeral home followed by interment in the St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Youngstown
Derry Volunteer Fire Department will conduct a service Friday at 7pm in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Excela Hospice or the Derry Volunteer Fire Department.
Online condolences may be made to www.mccabefuneralhomespa.com.
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