Patrick Steven Gaston

1950 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Patrick Steven Gaston Obituary
Patrick Steven Gaston, loving son, brother, uncle, father and grandfather, passed away in his sleep Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Paris, Texas. Graveside service: A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, April 8, in Evergreen Cemetery in Paris. Steve was greatly loved, and he will be greatly missed. He was born in Fort Sill, Okla., on Aug. 13, 1950, to Frank and Mary Gaston. He married Donna Reed on Dec. 4, 1971, and they had one daughter, Bonny. Steve studied music at the University of Texas and was an accomplished musician, with the guitar being his instrument of choice. He lived many years in Fort Worth, and he traveled extensively throughout his life and had lived in Mexico and Canada, as well as all across the U.S., eventually settling in Paris, Texas, in 2009. Steve was fluent in Spanish and French, and loved the country of Mexico, where he spent a great deal of his time, and where he leaves behind many friends and admirers. Steve loved life and always enjoyed time spent with friends. He also loved visiting his grandsons, who greatly adored their grandpa. He loved writing music, playing music, and spending his time in public service to others. One of four children, Steve was frequently found in the presence of his family. He was a gentleman, spoke most eloquently, was very witty and loving. Steve was preceded in death by his father, Frank, and beloved brother, David. Survivors: Mother, Mary of Paris; brothers, Parris Meyer of Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, and Michael Gaston of Salt Lake City, Utah; daughter, Bonny Glenn of McKinney; grandsons, Maximilian and Rhett Glenn; beloved nephew, Noah Gaston of Gorham, Maine; and beloved nieces, Jillian Davis of Eustis, Maine, and Gabrielle Gaston of Salt Lake City, Utah.
Published in Star-Telegram on Apr. 3, 2013
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