Herbert Clifford Patrick, Jr.|
Lafayette - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette for Herbert Clifford Patrick Jr., 77, who passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Regional Medical Center of Acadiana.
Visitation will be observed on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 8:00 am until time of services at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home Chapel.
Entombment will follow in Fountain Memorial Cemetery in Lafayette.
Father Gil Dutel, of St. Edmond in Lafayette will officiate.
Herbert was born Saturday, February 27, 1937 in New Orleans, LA and was a long-time resident of Acadiana. He attended Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. He worked as an Accountant for over 50 years. Herbert was a parishioner of St. Edmond Roman Catholic Church in Lafayette.
He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed gardening, which he took great pride in. He also liked to play Bingo. Most of all, Herbert loved spending time with his family, friends and especially his grandchildren.
Herbert is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years, Janet K. Patrick of Lafayette; three daughters, Donna Dhuet and her husband, Keith, Laurie Richard and her husband Keith, and Linda Ann Patrick, all of Lafayette, LA; one brother, Timothy Patrick of Ponchatoula, LA; three grandchildren, Ryan K. Dhuet, DVM, Ashley E. Richard and Jessica R. Richard.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert C. Patrick Sr.; his mother, Juanita Lapuyade; and two sisters, Jean Patrick Karl and Ann Patrick Burdick.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Herbert's name to Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic, 1317 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501-7921, (337) 593-9208, www.lchcc.net
Online obituary and guest book may be viewed at www.fountainmemorialfuneralhome.com.
Fountain Memorial Funeral Home and Cemetery of Lafayette, 1010 Pandora St., (337) 981-7098 is in charge of arrangements.
Published in the The Advertiser on Apr. 26, 2014