Patenaude, Robert E. Age 81, passed away on March 17, 2014, in Longview, Texas. He was born in Milwaukee, on February 2, 1933 to Ervin and Lillian Patenaude. Bob served in the Army during the Korean War. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He loved visiting and talking with people. He was a sport enthusiast and enjoyed playing golf. He is preceded in death by his wife, Carol, parents Ervin and Lillian Patenaude and sister Patricia DePledge. He is survived by his two children, Nancy Richards and husband Frank, Larry Patenaude and wife Lori, sister Shirley and brother-in-law Jim Piotrowski, Dolores Drewicz, two grandchildren, Rob Richards and Becki Jahn and four great grandchildren. Services will be held on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 10:30 am at New Beginnings Baptist Church with Pastor Todd Kaunitz officiating. The family will receive friends at the church after the service. A memorial guestbook may be signed at www.raderfh.com
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Rader Funeral Home
1617 Judson Road Longview, TX 75601
Published in Dallas Morning News on Mar. 21, 2014