Obituary of Chester F. Patrick
May the choirs of angels welcome you. May they speed you to paradise. May the Lord engulf you in His mercy. May you have eternal life.
Chester died November 28, 2018. He was 90 years old, the first son of Chester and Mary Patrick of Akron, Ohio.
He was educated at St. Martha's Grade School in Akron, Ohio, St. Charles Seminary in Catonsville, Maryland, The University of Akron and The University of Michigan. Chester was a music teacher and organist all of his career. He taught at all education levels - K thru University PhD level. He retired from the Nordonia Hills, Ohio School District.
He was greatly admired by many for his integrity, intelligence, musical ability, and everyday helpfulness. Though not blustery about it, his entire life was based on his deep faith in God.
He will be forever loved by his wife, Patricia, and his children: Cecily (Brian) Lanier, Sheryl (Jeff) Grace, Joseph (Gerardo Castro), and Grandsons Thomas and Peter Grace. He is the brother of Rita McFadden and the late Leonard Patrick.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, Dec. 7, at 1100 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church on 2nd St. in Cuyahoga Falls. A private entombment will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation St. Lawrence Seminary, 301 Church Street, Mount Calvary, Wisconsin 53057.(McGowan-Reid & Santos Chapel, FALLS)